We believe in you and the potential within you to change the world! We are passionate about the local church as a Family, Body, and House that represents Jesus Christ on the earth and builds His Kingdom It has been our joy to be the senior pastors of Evangel Temple for the past 17 years, leading the greatest ministry team on the planet; and we're just getting started.
Pastor Kile Bateman is an inspiring and courageous leader in the Kingdom of God. Along with serving as the Senior Pastor of Evangel Temple, he is the founder & executive director of Phased In -- a transitional living program for emancipated foster youth. He is a true visionary who has led numerous trips to disaster areas and outreach projects around the world. It is clear to see, however, his central and overwhelming passion steadily remains the local church and the impact it makes in the community. Pastor Kile brings the word of God with passion and zeal. He celebrates people and will leave you encouraged and motivated to be all that God has called you to be. Kile has been married to Patti for 26 years, and they have two amazing children, Luke and Naphtali; and a grandson named Caiden, who is the joy of their lives.
Patti Bateman is the Lead Pastor of Evangel Temple. As a woman of integrity, she lives her life in a transparent and honest manner. She is passionate about changing people's lives and empowering them to be all that God has created them to be. She is a dynamic worship leader and an inspiring and practical teacher. Her ability to impart and cultivate leadership skills in those around her is incredible. Patti has been married to Kile for 26 years, and they have two amazing children, Luke and Naphtali; and a grandson named Caiden, who is just "everything".