Senior Pastor

Pastor Newton King was installed as the senior pastor of the Maranatha Seventh-day Adventist church on August 7, 2010. He is a native of Trinidad and Tobago and a product of Adventist Christian education from elementary school to university. He graduated from the University of the Southern Caribbean in Trinidad with a Bachelors in Theology and subsequently graduated from Andrews University Berrien Springs, Michigan and Western Michigan University with Masters in Religion and Psychology, respectively.

He has pastored for 28 years both in the South Caribbean Conference and in Orlando, Florida where the Lord has blessed his ministry in numerous ways. He has also practiced psychology with the State of Michigan for 8 years.

Newton King has been married for 37 yrs to the former Syllette Billingy who is a physician specialized in the field of Obstetrics and Gynecology. They have two children a daughter, Hersha who is now deceased and a son Newton Jr.

Pastor King has teamed up with his wife in presenting marriage and family seminars as well as youth empowerment programs. But their number one passion is leading souls to Christ and teaching others to do so. They are strong supporters of Christian education. They love the Lord and look forward to his soon return. The Kings enjoy outdoor activities- swimming, cycling, hiking, walking and also international travel.

The Maranatha church family welcomes Pastor and Dr. King. Together, under God’s leadership we look forward with confidence to the future as we seek to share God’s love with others.

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