Pastor Tamala Kelly is the very proud wife, and mother of 6 CHILDREN. She has the privilege of co-laboring alongside her husband and best friend, Pastor William as Co-Lead Pastor of THE PURPOSE CHURCH. Pastor Tamla is a firm believer that it is never too late to do what God has called you to do!
After her children were all school aged, she attended Azusa Pacific University and received her Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership. She also attended Azusa Pacific University's School of Theology and obtained a Master’s degree in Divinity. She is currently working on her Doctoral Degree for Ministry at Azusa Pacific University.
She is the founder and CEO of Empower 2 Purpose Ministries, a ministry that empowers women to pursue their purpose with passion. Under the umbrella of Empower 2 Purpose, Pastor Tamala founded Girl Power, a division of E2P that focuses on strengthening youth girls ages 11-17 from the inside out, with the word of God. She is the founder and host of two annual conferences one entitled “Girl Power Conference” This conference has gained national attention, and “The Encounter Conference” for women of all ages who desire a real “Encounter “with the God that will change their life forever.
she launched the "Women in Leadership & Ministry" seminars. This is a four-week intensive class designed for those who believe they are called to change the world. Since the inception of these Conferences and seminars, she has seen the gospel of Christ transform the lives of women from various backgrounds and walks of life. Because their lives have been changed, it has affected their homes, churches, communities, thus affecting the nations for God.
RECENTLY SHE HAS BEGUN THE NIGHT OF EMPOWERMENTS WHERE WOMAN GATHER FROM ALL OVER SOTHERN CA BI- MONTHLY TO BE EMPOWERED WITH THE WORD OF GOD TO PURSUE THERE PURPOSE WITH PASSION.
Pastor Tamala is recognized for her ability to equip and empower men, women, and youth for leadership and the work of the Lord. She flows in a powerful yoke-destroying teaching that brings about radical change and spiritual transformation in the lives of believers. Pastor Tamala has dedicated her life to the service of the Lord and the advancement of His Kingdom. Her heartfelt desire is that her life and ministry would continually bring glory; honor, and praise to Jesus Christ.