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Renee Evans

Renée and her husband, Joaquin, were sent from Bethel Redding to plant Bethel Austin in 2017 as the senior pastors. Renée has previous experience in business management and has spent more than 15 years in the publishing industry. Before pastoring, Renée and her husband were itinerate speakers who traveled extensively both internationally and within the United States. She is a mother to three young children and is known for her entrepreneurialism, creativity, and her real and vulnerable communication style with a ministry history that goes back to Hillsong Church in Sydney, Australia. Renée has a passion for the local church to grow for city-wide transformation and become the salt and light of the world.

Eddie Tait

Eddie is the Associate Leader of Bethel Church in Austin, Texas. He believes the world needs a true encounter with God and desires to see people enter into their identity and be released into the fullness of God’s call and promise for their lives. He is passionate and enthusiastic with the gifting to stir up, challenge, and equip people to live a fearless life while bringing God’s love into their family, workplace, and neighborhoods with confidence and zeal. Over the years, Eddie has been involved in church leadership, directed youth and young adult ministries, and was on the leadership team of the Firestarters ministry at Bethel Church in Redding, California. Eddie and his wife Maegen are blessed with 5 amazing daughters that are being shaped to change the world.

Bill Johnson

Bill and his wife Beni are the senior leaders of Bethel Church in Redding, California. Together, they serve a growing number of churches worldwide that are passionate for revival and seeing God’s kingdom established on earth. Bill travels extensively around the world teaching and equipping people to live a supernatural lifestyle. Bill is passionate about seeing the kingdom of heaven invade earth across all spheres of influence. The wisdom of God is to be displayed through the church, government, education and the arts. Bill travels extensively to share what he has learned through his experience, with the conviction that the only way to increase what has been given is to give it away.

Danny Silk

As an author and speaker, Danny Silk offers life-changing books, conferences, and other resources drawn from decades of experience as a counselor, social worker, advocate, pastor, spouse, parent, grandparent, and leader. He is the President and Co-Founder of Loving on Purpose, a ministry to families and communities worldwide. Danny’s passion centers around helping people build, strengthen, and heal their vital relationships.

Kris Vallotton

Kris Vallotton is an author, international speaker, culture leader, and most of all, a spiritual father to this generation. As the Senior Associate Leader of Bethel Church in Redding, California, and co-founder of Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry (BSSM) and Moral Revolution, Kris has helped thousands of Believers over the last 20 years realize their identity as sons and daughters of God. He’s a bestselling author, having written more than a dozen books and training manuals to help prepare believers for life in the kingdom. Kris has a diverse background in business, counseling, consulting, pastoring, and teaching, which gives him unique leadership insights and perspectives.


Joaquin lives with his wife, Renee, and their 3 kids in Austin, TX, where they pastor Bethel Austin. Before planting Bethel Austin Joaquin was on staff at Bethel in Redding, CA for 12 years. Joaquin loves to travel, the nations, seeing Jesus glorified, but he most enjoys being home with his family and the Bethel Austin community seeing Jesus glorified.