God Grows Churches and Christian Individuals
Join us at Newgate Mission on Saturday, March 25, between 4:30 and 7:30 pm as God "plants the seeds of faith in us!"
We are honored to be led by Dr. Elijah A. Stansell, Jr.
Rev. Dr. Elijah A. Stansell, Jr. was appointed September 1, 2004 as the Texas Annual Conference Fiscal Officer/Treasurer where he currently serves. He previously served as the Houston Northwest District Superintendent for four years and prior to that was pastor of McCabe Roberts Avenue United Methodist Church.
A graduate of Stephen F. Austin University and Perkins School of Theology - Southern Methodist University, he received a Doctor of Ministry degree from McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, Illinois.
More recently, he served on the General Council on Finance and Administration Board as a member of the Fiduciary, Foundation and Property Matters Committees. He is presently serving on the General Council Economical Advisory Committee and the Apportionments Sustainability Task Force.
Dr. Stansell is married to Audrey H. Stansell. They are the parents of three adult children: Bethany, April, and Christalyn Stansell. They have two grandchildren, Audree and Kevin Jr.