Meet Your Suffragan Bishop
Reverend Charlotte Lee Beeler-Petty is the Pastor and founder of Risen Faith Fellowship Church. Risen Faith Fellowship was established in January 1990 by Pastor Petty who is an ordained minister with the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World, Inc. Bishop Charles, and the late Evangelist Ruby Beeler, are her parents. Reverend Charlotte Beeler-Petty is the second of twelve siblings and is a member of the family of God for over fifty-five years.
It was at Seattle Pacific College where she received her B.A. in Christian Education, and she then went on to Seattle University where she received her Masters in Education - Counseling and Guidance.
In 1967, she began working for the Washington State Employment Security Department as a seasonal interviewer and was progressively promoted to positions of increasing responsibility.
Reverend Beeler-Petty retired from state service June 30, 1993, in order to devote more time to the ministry which God ordained her for. In April 23, 1996, she was united in Holy Matrimony to Trustee Clinton E. Petty.
Reverend Beeler-Petty has also received some impressive honors and has made numerous contributions to her community. Pastor Beeler-Petty is one the first women in the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World elevated to Suffragan Bishop.