Our Pastor and First Lady


Superintendent Paul L. Bevelle and Evangelist Nancy Y. Bevelle have been happily married for thirty-eight years. They have a very close and loving relationship. They compliment each other in their abilities, style, and grace. They have three amazing children- Paul Jr., Natasha, and Patrick. They always say that each of their children is great blessing to them. God has also wonderfully blessed them to have a beautiful and fantastic daughter-in-law, Sabarria, and a handsome and wonderful son-in law, James Jones. The grandchildren, Da'Paul, Natashia, Laia, James III, Micah, and Tytiauna are the joy of their lives.

Superintendent Bevelle received his license to preach in 1976 from Superintendent R.W. McDaniel. Pastor of Fairfield First Church of God in Christ. He was ordained an Elder on August 23, 1978 under the administration of Bishop C. A. Ashworth, Presiding Bishop of Alabama Jurisdiction One Church of God in Christ. On March 16, 1980 Superintendent Bevelle was appointed State President of Home and Foreign Mission. He was appointed pastor of Brickyard Hill Church of God in Christ on August 24, 1983. After twenty-six years he is still the pastor of Brickyard Hill Church of God in Christ in Bessemer, Alabama with a vision of continuous growth both spiritually and naturally realizing God must come first. Superintendent Bevelle was appointed superintendent of The Greater Bessemer District on March 18, 1984. The district is made up of six churches and he has been the superintendent for twenty-five years.

Superintendent Paul Bevelle has served the Brickyard Hill Church of God in Christ Jurisdiction One as President of Home and Foreign Mission, Assistant State Secretary,District Superintendent of Brighton District and Pastor of Burgess Temple Church of God in Christ in Oakman, Alabama. He is currently serving as State General Board Member of Alabama Jurisdiction One Church of God in Christ, State Secretary, District Superintendent of Greater Bessemer District, and the Pastor of Brickyard Hill Church of God in Christ.