Pastor Kyle is the lead pastor of Kingdom Culture Church. Radically saved as a young teenager, Pastor Kyle shares his testimony how it was the clearest way God personally revealed himself to be the true and living God. Pastor Kyle’s story is so radically transformative, Local News reporters in Long Island New York decided to share his story and the same story, to the glory of God was recently nominated for an Emmy award.
Glory to God! Pastor Kyle is the dedicated husband to his wife, Rachel Watkins now for 15 years. In 2012 both Pastor and Rachel planted their first church called Safe House Ministries. Man makes the plans, but God establishes his ways. This is the best way to sum up Pastor Kyle’s ministry. After just a few short years, Safe House Ministries bursted forth with exponential growth as lives were transformed with the unparalleled gospel of salvation. Since receiving his degree in theological studies and pastoral ministry from NYACK COLLEGE, a bachelor’s degree and finally, Master’s degree in Psychology, Kyle has always sensed a sincere call to pastoring and planting churches in New York and abroad. In 2017, Kyle was led by the Spirit to take on a new apostolic assignment as the merging and revitalizing pastor of Calvary Family Full Gospel, formally known as Kingdom Culture Church.
Pastor Kyle, his bride, Rachel and his congregation were given the opportunity to bring life and kingdom expansion into a community who lost sight of the existing church that seemed to have lost it’s ability impact lives with the Kingdom of God. Five years later however, Pastor Kyle and Kingdom Culture Church have made amazing strides in the community to the glory of God. Making disciples, teaching sound doctrine, equipping the saints, building families and restoring hope in the community has been the continued efforts of this “kingdom advancing” ministry.
Kyle is also a two time world champion in Brazilian jiu-jitsu (2017-2018). Kyle has competed as a Jiu-Jitsu combat athlete for over 10 years and has taken his talents to the highest level of competition. Although Kyle is a fierce component, his greatest attribute is his boldness to preach Christ in a environment that is uncharted territory
and unreached. Grateful for God and Jiu-Jitsu, Kyle continues to make a change with the gospel. Kyle is a spiritual father who shepherds and disciples the nations. He pastors a daughter church in Nassau County New York called ‘Made Whole Nation’. He also shepherds ministries in Lahore Pakistan, Ghana West Africa and Uganda East Africa.