Pastor John has been a pastor of Covenant from its beginning in 1985. He and his wife Wendy were married in 1977. They have five children, three of whom are married, and four grand-children. They home-schooled each of their children through High School and now have one son who is a High School Junior studying at home. Pastor John graduated Northeastern Bible College, formerly of Essex Fells, NJ, in 1977. He also earned the M.Div. degree from Biblical Theological Seminary in Hatfield, PA, in 1984. He enjoys writing tracts and booklets for evangelism and the edification of believers. He is an Instructor with the Reformed Baptist Seminary in Taylors, SC, and in the Far East, teaching theology and New Testament. ”It is my earnest desire to be a good student of the Word, a faithful expositor, teacher, evangelist, so that sinners will come to Christ and God’s people will be edified. I love to read and learn all that I can about God’s word so that I can communicate the joy of discovery to God’s people every week. My desire is to be a faithful shepherd of God’s people here at Covenant and to see Him add to our body those who are committed to following Christ.”
Pastor Dale Anderson
Pastor Dale and his wife Deniese were married in 1982 and have two grown sons. He graduated with a Bachelors and a Masters Degree from Marshall University in Huntington, WV. Pastor Dale has worked for the Government for over 20 years and is a bi-vocational elder here at Covenant. He was ordained to the eldership ministry at Covenant in 2006. He continues to lead a nursing home ministry in Voorhees, which he started many years ago. He teaches and preaches here at Covenant and in other churches. He is a careful student of the Word of God with a heart for missions. He enjoys traveling in the service of the kingdom each year as able. Over the past few years he has made annual visits to the country of Zimbabwe with the City View Baptist Church in Brooklyn, NY. He is now a committed part of City View’s team of workers in Zimbabwe.