PennDel District Superintendant
Dr. Don Immel is a graduate of Valley Forge Christian College, now the University of Valley Forge (’82), and Ashland Theological Seminary (’84), with a concentration in Pastoral Psychology and Counseling from Emerge Ministries, Akron Ohio. Don also earned his Doctor of Ministry degree through Southeastern University with the publication of his dissertation: Denominational Influence In Church Revitalization.
In full-time ministry since 1982, he has served as a youth pastor, pastoral counselor, and since 1989, as lead pastor in Uniontown, PA (18 years) and New Stanton, PA (6 years). Additionally, Don served the PennDel Ministry Network as a presbyter from 1997-2013, until the time of his election as Secretary-Treasurer.
In May of 2018, he was elected as the Pennsylvania-Delaware District Superintendent serving over 400 churches and 1,200 ministers. He is married to Robin and has three children: Benjamin, Rebecca, and Donnie, and four grandchildren.
Pastor Phil planted Philadelphia Christian center in 1981. His heart since the very beginning has been to spend his life mending broken people. He loves discipling others with the word of God and pour his life into those want to serve God through ministry. He loves his church family and there’s no place I’d rather be than the center of God‘s will. God’s given him a multicultural church representing many nations from all over the world. It’s truly a glimpse into what Heaven will be like when you attend Philadelphia Christian Center.
Pastor Phil and his wife Carol have 2 children, Lori and and Nicole, and 4 grandchildren, Mia, Joe, Ava, and Theo.
Philadelphia Christian Center
Duane Goodling is a licensed minister with the Assemblies of God and was born and raised in Southcentral Pennsylvania. His background is in business management and he has a degree in Business Administration. He is currently studying for a B.A. in Bible and Theology through Global University and he has taken many classes through the PennDel School of Ministry.
Duane has had a heart for missions for many years which, in 2016, the Lord used to lead him to join Think Missions, a non-denominational mission's agency, as their Mission Director. He has spoken in many churches throughout Pennsylvania, Virginia, and as a member on missions’ teams in all of the America's as well as South Asia. Duane is also the Light for the Lost Coordinator for the Assemblies of God- PennDel Ministry Network.
Duane and his wife Beth have been married since 1995 and together they have two sons; Chase and Nick.
Light for the Lost
Founder Mantour Ministries, AGUS Missionary Assoc.
Jamie, the Founder and Director of Mantour Ministries, is a graduate of the University of Valley Forge. He is also an ordained minister with the Penndel District of the Assemblies of God and an AG Associate Missionary with AG Missionary Church Developers, focusing on strengthening men and men's ministry.
Jamie’s passion is to help men overcome the pain of their past and reach their full potential as God’s men. “Years ago, while I was attending the University of Valley Forge, God gave me a deep desire inside to minister to men. My calling is to help men learn what it means to be a godly man and how to develop a deep, personal relationship with their Heavenly Father. We strive to challenge and encourage men to reach their full potential in God’s Kingdom.”
Along with planning Mantour Conferences, Jamie enjoys writing and speaking to men. He's had articles featured in Prodigal Magazine, New Man Magazine, and on the Assemblies of God Men’s Ministry Website. He's published four books, "Putting On Manhood", "Legacy: Living A Life That Last", "Get In The Game", "Invincible: Scaling The Mountains That Keep Us From Victory", and Whatever I Takes" and he is currently working on publishing his 5th book, "Burning Daylight".