Pastor Ron’s unique testimony begins with his conversion to Jesus Christ through “prison ministry” in 1970. Ron had a very violent nature which caused his incarceration, addicted to drugs, alcohol, and violence, but what the devil meant to kill him with, God has turned to his good!Pastor Ron has ministered in some of the toughest prisons in the country, men’s, women’s, and juvenile facilities, race tracks, biker clubhouses, biker events, conferences and churches. Pastor Ron has held every position in the Church from janitor to youth director, head usher, bible teacher, young marriage classes, associate Pastor, and traveling Evangelist.
Pastor Ron Baptiste and his wife Pastor Cricket Baptiste
Pastor Ron & his wife Cricket went into full time ministry in February 2000 starting a “biker church” in their home at their dinning room table and it has evolved into the most successful Biker Church in the country with two acres of land in downtown Springfield, Tennessee with three buildings totaling 17,633 sq. ft. It’s all “Paid For!”Pastor Ron started the “TN. Biker Medical Clinic,” a free clinic for all bikers and their families, with medical doctors, Chiropractors, Dentist, eye care, and Physical Therapist. He is an officer & state Chaplain for the “Tennessee Confederation of Clubs” and Council member of the “National Coalition of Clubs Christian Unity.” Pastor Ron has appeared on several Christian TV shows; Pat Robertson’s 700 Club, CBN Christian Broadcast Networks, and CTN Christian Television Networks, local TV channel 2 News ABC/WSMV and Channel 4 News NBC/WKRN. He has also been featured in several Biker Magazines. Receiving numerous awards from secular motorcycle clubs, biker organizations, Pastoral associations, and the local community