Our Pastor & First Lady


“Join us at the Bethlehem Star Baptist Church for Worship Experience!!”

We look forward to seeing you here!

— Rev. Rodney Payne

Reverend Rodney Payne is the dynamic Pastor of Bethlehem Star Baptist Church, whose tremendous compassion for people, mixed with high energy preaching is rapidly making him a major influence in not only the Oklahoma City area, but around the country as well. Under the power of the Holy Spirit, Pastor Payne has been able to share the gospel of Jesus Christ to people of all ages through various youth, adult, and couples ministries. He is dedicated to teach the world how to live in the love of God, walk in the will of God, and experience the power of God.

At the leading of the Holy Spirit, Pastor Payne and his wife, Thelma, organized One Voice Ministries, Inc. and have devoted their lives to the purpose of impacting families and marriages for Christ. The Payne’s give God all the glory and praise for calling, equipping, and using them for his glory and the edification of his children.