NEW VISION IN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Patterson is the President of the Pentecostal Temple Church
of God in Christ Youth Department and the District YPWW President
of the Pentecostal District of Headquarters Jurisdiction of
Memphis, Tennessee. He is blessed with a rich heritage and
his connection with the church begins with its’ inception.
is the great-grandson of our founding father, Elder Charles
Harrison Mason, the person for whom he was named and he is
the grandson of our first elected Presiding Bishop, Bishop
J. O. Patterson, Sr., and Mrs. Deborah Mason Patterson. The
leadership that his family has provided to the church didn’t
end with the demise of his grandfather for, shortly after
he went home to be with the Lord, his father, Bishop J. O.
Patterson, Jr., was elected to the office of Vice-Chairman
of the General Assembly. Bishop Patterson now serves the church
as Chairman of the General Assembly.