South Central Region Leadership

Rev. Kenneth Patten

SCR Chairman/Executive Council Member


Bro. Patten is the pastor of New Life Apostolic Church in Summit, MS.


Rev. Ricky James

SCR Secretary/Executive Council Member


Bro. James is the pastor of First Apostolic Church in Florence, MS.


Executive Committee
Rev. James Johnson

Executive Council Member

Bro. Johnson is the pastor of First Church in Natchez, MS

Rev. M. Otto Martin III

Executive Council Member

Bro. Martin is the pastor of First Pentecostal Church in Chalmette, LA

Sis. Gayla Patrick

Ladies Ministry Director

Sis. Patrick is the pastor's wife of Pentecostal

Tabernaclein Hattiesburg, MS.


Rev. Ted Strain

Men's Ministry Director

Bro. Strain is the pastor of Greater Life

Apostolic Church in Carriere, MS


Rev. Timothy Brady

Missions Director

​Bro. Brady is the pastor of Life Way Apostolic Church

in Kentwood, LA

Rev. Zach Wells

Youth Director

Bro. Wells is the pastor of Christ Temple in Jena, LA


Honorary Executive Committee Members: Rev. Donald Tipton, Rev. John Vanderford