Biography of Patricia A. Young

Patricia A. Young experience in ministry begin in 1993 as she was co-founder alongside her husband Bishop Robert L. Young Sr. of Trinity Temple Community Church. She worked in every aspect of the church from children’s church to the church finance record keeper as Bishop Young launched his ministry. She has been married to Bishop Young for 49 years and they have four adult children: LaRhonda , LaSheena, Robert Jr. and Joe. In addition, they have four grandchildren: Christopher, Lauryn, Rahvian, and Kalaya; and one great grandson: Cayden. Patricia Young holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Texas Christian University, a Master of Science Degree in Nursing Education from The University Of Texas At El Paso, and she has completed several credits in Biblical Studies from ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Calvary Cathedral in Fort Worth, Texas.    
  Pastor Patricia answered her call to ministry as a minister in 1998 and was ordained in 2003. She has served as the Associate Pastor in both Trinity Temple Church and New Jerusalem Tabernacle of Worship. She also served as the Director of Women’s Ministry with the responsibility to teach Christian women how to be a faithful, godly woman in their role as a wife, and mother as they live a life serving God. Pastor Patricia was appointed as Senior Pastor of New Jerusalem Tabernacle of Worship in October 2018 replacing Interim Pastor Cotteris Weeden. She is one that loves teaching the Word of God and she strives for excellence in everything she does in her call to ministry. Pastor Patricia not only serve as Senior Pastor of New Jerusalem Tabernacle of Worship, but she is also the Care Giver for Bishop Young as he lives with Pulmonary Fibrosis, a lung disease which doctors has diagnosed as terminal, but Pastor Patricia and Bishop Young is believing in the report of the Lord by faith.  
    Finally, Pastor Patricia has much experience beating the odds against her from previous years of experience and in each instance, she overcame them all by the grace of God. She is a true example of a woman of God and New Jerusalem Tabernacle of Worship is blessed to have her as their Senior Pastor.