Lady Sheila D. Halton originates from Erie, Pennsylvania to her parents Bishop Asa Jones, Sr. and Mother Floretta Jones. She derives from a family of twelve siblings. She moved to Cleveland, Ohio upon her marriage to Bishop Stephen D. Halton, Sr. She acclaims much of her tutelage in ministry to her father-in-law the late Bishop Stanley Halton and mother-in-law the late Mother Mary Lou Halton. Over a decade ago, the Lord impressed on the heart of her husband, Bishop Stephen D. Halton, Sr. to establish the Bethlehem Temple of Praise Church. The Lord has blessed their ministry to grow and to flourish as they minister to the hearts men. Lady Halton works diligently along with her husband to ensure that people are transformed through the foundation of love. She truly enjoys being involved in the “birthing” process of a new saint as they receive the Spirit of the Lord. Lady Halton has been married to Bishop Halton for over 33 years. To their union they have a son, Stephen D. Halton, Jr. (Shareese Halton) a daughter Evangelist Tanesha Moss (Dr. Antoine Moss) one grandson, Skyler D. Halton, and a granddaughter, Sarina S. Halton who are the joy of her life. Lady Sheila D. Halton stands firm in the notion that through faith in God any adversity can be transcended.