Pastors & Church Administrators
Rev. Dr. Timothy E. Beville, Jr. Global Senior Pastor & Founder
Rev. Dr. Timothy E. Beville was born in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania to Timothy E. Beville, Sr. and Joan (Palmisano) Beville. Tim was raised and educated in the Pocono Mountain School System. Educational experiences include an Associate Degree in Applied Sciences-Funeral Director from Northampton Community College. A Bachelor's Degree in New Testament Theology, A Dual Masters in Biblical Studies and Pastoral Counseling and a Doctorate in Thoelogy from Liberty University. Pastor Tim is the Great-Great Grandson of Rev. William F. Johnson a freed slave that founded the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church in Stroudsburg, PA which has celebrated their 105th Anniversary.
A leader in business he is the founder of the Judd-Beville Funeral Home, Inc-Allentown and under his leadership this ministry has flourished and is considered by most to be the premiere establishment for people of color in the Lehigh Valley. He is the founder of the "it Takes A Village" community outreach project providing aid to the young people of the Valley from school supplies, hat, gloves and food without judgement or question. Dr. Beville also in June of 2022 founded the YISI Clothing Company.
Civic memberships include the Bethlehem Branch of the NAACP, United Negro College Fund and the Little Bethel Historical Society.
Pastor Tim's focus is on total restoration of Mind, body and soul. Pastor's favorite Scripture is found in Luke the 12th Chapter "From everyone who has been given much, much will be required of them, and from the one trusted with much, much more will be expected.
Rev. Robert L. Bass-Overseer
Rev. Robert L. Bass served as the Senior Pastor of Christian & Missionary Alliance Church of Stroudsburg for 22 Years. This church was founded by Dr. Beville's Great Great Grandfather. After retirement Rev. Bass joined Restoration Temple and was soon after installed as the Oveerseer of this house.
Rev.Shelby Belfield - Ministry Support
Rev. Shelby Belfield was born in Virginia Beach, Virginia and lived there until the age of 6, making Allentown PA here new home.
Rev. Belfield accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as her personal Lord and Saver at the age of 10, with lots of training and determination she later served as the President of the Senior Usher Board, President of the Missionary Board, Member of the Mass Choir and on the Pastor's Aide Committee.
Minister Belfield accepted her call to preach in the year of 2014. She joined Restoration Temple in June of 2020. She now serves as the Churches Ministry Support staff.
One of her favorite scriptures is Proverbs 3:5-6 "Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding"
Minister Shelby will be Ordained into the Gospel Ministry in December of 2022.
Rev. Pedro Torres-Lead Pastor Spanish Ministry
Rev. Beatrice Torres-Lead Pastor Spanish Ministry
Deaconess Patricia Millsaps - Deacon, Church Administrator
Deaconess Millsaps, a natice of Southern Delaware, spent her childhood in Bucks County, PA and Paterson, NJ. Her family relocated to the Lehigh Valley when she was in the 8th grade. In her early 20's, she relocated to Nashville, Tennessesse where she resided for 30 years.
Pat accepted Christ as her personal Lord and Savior at age 11 at a Methodist revival meeting with her grandmother at Carey's Camp in Millsboro, Delaware. She was baptized in her early 20's by Ernesto Lorea, Assistant Pastor of New Song Fellowship, Woodbine Campus in Nashville, Tennessee.
Pat joined Restoration Temple in April, 2018 after attending their Bible Study which met 215 North Ninth Street, and quickly became active in the Outreach, Comfort and Care and Usher Ministries. She felt in her heart her prior service as a Shepherd Leader could be used at Restoration Temple and when invited by Rev. Dr. Timothy E Beville to serve as a Deaconess she proudly accepted. She attended the class and was ordained on June 9, 2019. Pat became the Church Administrator on August 12, 2019 and also serves as Restoration Temple's church nurse where she is able to use her caring nature and servant's heart to serve the congregation and visitors of Restoration Temple.
Licensed Ministers and Ordained Pastors Under the Covering of RT
Minister Reginal Carter-Baltimore, Maryland
Rev. Shelby Belfield-Allentown, PA
Rev. Robert L. Bass-Allentown, PA
Rev. Melvin Smith-Grovetown, GA
Rev. Madeline Class-Allentown, PA
Rev. Hermon Haynes-Allentown, PA (Deceased 2022)
Elder Shay Goodman-Allentown, PA
Ordained BUT NO LONGER UNDER THE COVERING OF RT and NOT ENDORSED BY THIS MINISTRY