Unity Temple

Speaking Engagement Request

Elder Steven Staten worked in several positions prior to becoming pastor of Unity. He is District Leader for the Pentecostal Churches of the Apostolic Faith International. He has served as Treasurer for the National Youth Conference and is presently working as the Pastor’s Alliance Chairman with the PCAF Michigan State Council. He has been married to Valerie Juanita for 22 years – they are blessed with 2 sons and 2 daughters – two of them are college students. Pastor Staten believes that his first ministry is to his wife and children. He is grateful for a godly heritage as part of the legacy of Lavern and the late Bishop Gaston Staten, Sr. He has been saved for over 35 years.

He is actively obeying the commission to go preach the gospel both as a believer and a called minister of the word. He is passionate about the discernment and proclamation of truth for the advancement of the Kingdom of God and the advancement of His people. Further, he is concerned about excellence and integrity in church leadership. He is focused and wants to help God’s people receive all His promises. He serves the Detroit community as a Wayne County Sherriff Chaplain. His motto is: “Let’s change the world by preaching the word, sharing love, and investing in people!” He preaches and teaches weekly, and evangelizes across the country as God opens doors for his message and ministry.