Pastor Jimmy Stevens was born and raised in Westlake, La. After graduating from Westlake High School, he obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree from McNeese State University. He continued his education through Post Graduate studies at New Orleans Seminary in New Orleans, La. which led to pursuing and obtaining a Masters of Theology from Cornerstone University. Ultimately Pastor Stevens received a Doctorate of Ministry from Lake Charles Bible College, where he currently serves as President.
Pastor Stevens served as Pastor of Zion Tabernacle Baptist Church in Lake Charles, La. for 19 years. He is presently the founding Pastor of New Covenant Faith Baptist Church. He is the author of numerous books, including but not limited to, the book entitled "Your Riches in Jesus Christ" a discipleship exposition of Ephesians Chapter One. Pastor Stevens is the former president of the National Baptist Junior Laymen Convention USA, Inc., as well as other community, state and national affiliations.
Pastor Stevens is available as a teacher, speaker, evangelist and mentor in the areas of Christian education, church growth for small and medium congregations, church planting, leadership structure in the local church, healing for churches in conflict, and family ministry.
Pastor Stevens lives with his wife Patricia, their daughter Jamie and Grandson Jeremiah in Lake Charles, La.