Joe Patton is a born and raised Texan and has been married to his wife, Evita, for over 34 years. They have three daughters, Charity, Faith, & Jessica and one son, Joseph. They also have nine grandchildren, with number ten due in February.
Joe was called to ministry in 1976 and holds degrees from Criswell Bible College and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Joe has served in ministry roles as associate pastor, church planter, lead pastor and has a passion for counseling and care ministries. During his time at Cottonwood Creek Baptist Church in Allen (1999-2013), he led their Single Adult, Education, and Care ministries. He developed and launched the Stephen Ministry with training over 300 Stephen Ministers.
In 2013, Joe accepted God’s call to pastor Waddill Street Baptist Church in McKinney and continued his passion for counseling and care ministries by developing their Stephen Ministry and shepherding the families of the church and community.
Joe’s utmost desire is to be in the center of God’s will, to follow the Lord and faithfully serve His church to His glory. He looks forward to serving Parkway Hills and continuing to build and grow God’s Kingdom.
Please join us in welcoming Joe Patton as the newest member of our staff, beginning January 1, 2019. We are excited to have him join us and know that you will love getting to know him and Evita!