Pastor Jeul is the Campus Pastor of Evangel Temple Southwest and the Presbyter for Section One of the Peninsular Florida District of Assemblies of God. He has been the Southwest Pastor since January of 2011. He has 30 years pastoral experience serving at one church for 21 years. He is married to his wonderful wife, Paulette and they have two children, Amber and Autum. He is a dedicated family man and has a very strong love and passion for his family. Pastor Strickland graduated from Southeastern University with a Master of Arts Degree. He has served on the AG Sectional Committee for 20+ years. Pastor Jeul has been on over 30 missions trip around the world, building churches and preaching. He strongly believes in missions. He enjoys riding his motorcycle and Nascar racing as well as football games. He loves reading historical novels and is a self proclaimed civil war historian. Pastor Jeul’s greatest passion is for Christ, his family, and the church.
Pastor Phil is the Realife Youth Pastor at Southwest. His motto, “Loving Students, Loving God” is what led him and his wife, Brandy, to Southwest. He truly believes that this church and youth group exist to reach all students from every walk of life. Phil and Brandy have been married for seven years and involved in ministry the entire time they have been married. They went to Massachusetts to finish schooling for three years. They returned to Jacksonville to serve at a church on the Northside for 3-1/2 years. As their season ended there, they began at Southwest. They are very excited to be here and hope that the students of this community will see God through them and with them. Also, Pastor Phil really loves bacon.
Miss Adin is the Children’s Church Director at Southwest. She is 18 years old and one of eight children. Adin has an extensive background in working with children. She is currently enrolled in college and working toward her degree as a Registered Nurse. She is a mighty servant of the Lord and has a passion for showing His children the love of the Lord. She has been a youth leader for three years and a children’s church leader for two years. She loves to fellowship over a nice meal! She has a fun, youthful spirit and wants to bless children’s lives.