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Neal & Sue

"Uplands Reach is a place on fire for Jesus and the Gospel! I have had the privilege of pastoring Neal and Sue Hatfield,

who love Jesus more than anything in this world.  Since I met him, Neal has preached every year for me and it is evident that

God's anointing stirs his heart for souls and the Gospel. If you want God to change your life, spend time at Uplands Reach, or

invite their ministry into your church. You will be blessed for doing it!"

— Pastor Greg Heisler, Madison Avenue Baptist Church, Maryville, TN

Neal Hatfield is an evangelist. Many thousands of people have been led to Christ through the powerful preaching of the Word of God.  He holds a special passion to raise up men and boys to be warriors for Jesus Christ.  He and his wife Sue,

co-direct the expansion and operations of Uplands Reach Conference Center, which they founded in 1986 for the purpose

of leading people into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ

and encouraging them to grow in spiritual maturity and service

for Jesus Christ in their local churches. The Hatfield’s are graduates of Heritage College in Orlando, Florida. In May 2013, Foothills Christian College and Seminary honored Neal with a Doctorate of Divinity.


Neal and Sue have three incredible children. Jake and his wife, Becky, have three children, Evelynn, Ellis, and Easton. Jake serves as Director of Student Life at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and the College at Southeastern in Wake Forest, NC. Justin and his wife, Christine, their daughter, Tennlee, and son, Hayze, are working in the equine industry in Wyoming and have two insurance agency's. Joanna is serving full time with Uplands Reach as she coordinates the equine division, disciples young women, and carries a large load of the administrative tasks.


Neal and Sue rely on team members to keep them on the front lines for Jesus Christ and would love for you to join their ministry team! They are looking for partners who will join their team so they can continue to see thousands come to know Jesus Christ as their Savior. Please keep Neal and Sue in your prayers.  If you would like to financially support Neal and Sue through online giving, click HERE.


Write a check to Uplands Reach. The Lord has given Neal and Sue an amazing vision and is using them in mighty ways! Thousands have come to Christ! You sending monthly support allows you to have a part as they continue to reach young champions for Christ. 

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