Rev. Chineta Goodjoin grew up in Gaffney, SC, and received a Master of Divinity degree from Johnson C. Smith Seminary of Interdenominational Theological Seminary in Atlanta, GA. Upon graduating, Rev. Goodjoin served as Associate Pastor of Knox Presbyterian Church in Los Angeles, CA for two years and then was invited to organize a new Presbyterian Church in Orange County, California.
She accepted this call and is currently serving as an Organizing Pastor of a New Hope Presbyterian Church within the Los Ranchos Presbytery of Orange County.Prior to being called to seminary, Rev. Goodjoin was a Speech-Language Pathologist for Gwinnett County Schools in Georgia, and Cherokee County Schools in South Carolina.
Rev. Goodjoin has a Master of Art degree and a Bachelor of Art degree in Speech-Language Pathology from South Carolina State University.
ev. Goodjoin has preached nationwide, spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ and she
has won several preaching awards.
sermon, "At the Feet of Jesus" is published in The African-American Pulpit magazine
has a story telling preaching style that is set on a foundation of faith and trust in God Almighty.
Rev. Goodjoin is married to Reginald Goodjoin, who is the music director for the contemporary service at Knox.