Senior Pastor

Pastor Ron was born to Sam and Ella Burgess on January 5, 1964 in Newark, NJ.  When he was 16 years old, Pastor Ron joined Citadel Hope Missions in East Orange, NJ. Shortly thereafter, he turned his life over to the Lord.

In 1984, Pastor Ron was called to the ministry and was licensed as a Minister. In 1992, he was ordained as a Baptist Minister at Pentecost Inspirational Baptist Church, in Newark, NJ.  He received a Masters of Arts in Counseling in May 2015 from Trinity Theological College of the Bible in Indianapolis, Indiana.

In Oct 2015, he served as Intern Pastor of Newark Bible Fellowship Church where he is now the full time pastor. He presently is pursuing a doctoral degree at Trinity Theological College of the Bible in Apologetics.

Pastor Ron is licensed by the State of New Jersey as a Nursing Home Administrator and he is a member of the New Jersey Society of Licensed Administrators. Since February 2009, he has served as the Administrator at 2nd Home Adult Day Care in Orange, NJ, and is presently the Asst. Administrator at Alameda Rehabilitation Center in Perthamboy, NJ.

After 35 years of preaching the Gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Pastor Ron continues to maintain his unrelenting zeal for the Lord.

Pastor Ron is the husband of Dr. Stephanie Christian Burgess, the father of Shantirah, age 25 and Jared, age 23.
Rev. Ron Burgess

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