Pastor Patricia Bines Dixon
South Carolina CommunityChurches
Patricia Bines Dixon, the second oldest of six siblings, was born November 15, 1953,
to the late Woodrow and Serena Bines. She is a graduate of Timmonsville High
School, Timmonsville, South Carolina. She received her Ministerial License and
Ordination License from Aenon Bible College, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Pastor Dixon was baptized in December 1967 in Jesus's name, according to ACTS 2:1
-4, 38, and received the Holy Ghost in 1968 at Zion Temple Holiness Church at the
age of 17 years old, under the leadership of the late Pastor Lena Mae Lowery. Pastor
Dixon would later join Zion Temple Holiness Church. She married the love of her
life the late Suffragan John Dixon in 1973. They were blessed with three sons,
Patrick, Derrick, and Eric Dixon. All three of her sons transitioned into their heavenly
home, as a result of a tragic fire that destroyed their earthy home.
Tricia as she is affectionately called, engaged in many church activities and
community activities. Throughout the years, she has served in many capacities at Zion
Temple. Her services included – Vice Chairperson of the Church Program
Committee, Coordinator of Food Preparations, Sunday School Secretary, Missionary
President, Pastor’s Aid, and Usher Board President. Pastor Dixon's services in South
Carolina Community of Churches Region 3 included Secretary of the SC Council
Missionary Women Auxiliary, Vice President of the SC Council Missionary Women
Auxiliary, Chairperson of the Hospitality Committee of the Minister’s Wives, and
President of the SCCC Missionary Women Auxiliary. She is a supporter and financial
planner on the State level, the Region 3, and National Convention in reaching
National compliance for Financial and Outreach Programs. Pastor Dixon's most
recent civic duties in the community include working with the community in support
of saving our schools, outreach to the community churches, and mentoring Girls and
Pastor Dixon is a dedicated worker, going beyond the call of duty to render service.
Her talents include that of a designer, interior decorator, organizer, and home-style
gourmet cooker. The depth of her love of God is personified in the love and care she
gives to the people around her.
Currently, she serves as Pastor of Zion Temple Holiness Church, 2016. She is the
adult Sunday School teacher, Finance Committee Member, and Director of Programs.
She is a praiser, worshipper, dancer, and a word-centered Woman of God. Trusting
God through the many heartaches including the transition of her children, husband
and parents, yet she set her faith like a flint, determined to do his will, knowing that
he will never leave or forsake her. Her favorite saying