...Rev. Cassandra , as she is affectionately called , began working as an associate minister for Turner Chapel church when her husband , Reverend Kenneth Marcus was appointed as its Senior Pastor in 1988
Over the years , Rev. Cassandra
has done everything from proofreading the church bulletin to revamping the Church at Study program.
Once Reverend Cassandra
identifies a need , she
works hard to develop a solution.For example , she
developed the New Members ministry to accommodate our growth and better organize the way that we meet the needs of those who are new to Turner Chapel
.One of her
current projects is developing a course for Baptismal and New Converts class.
Whether it's preaching a powerful sermon , coordinating some aspect of the worship service , or providing pastoral care , Rev. Cassandra
enjoys teaching and facilitating development.She is truly a developer at heart and enjoys working within the local level of the AME church and seeing the fruits of her labor in the success of our ministries and the spiritual growth of individuals
Today in her
capacity as Assistant Pastor , Reverend Cassandra
love of spiritual teaching by acting as a full-time resource for Turner Chapel's ministerial growth and development.She
explains that her
accountability to the will of the Lord , rather than her
marital commitment to Rev. Kenneth Marcus , is the reason that she
serves Turner Chapel
current capacity.As an AME minister , her
responsibilities extend beyond the local level , to supporting projects of the Presiding Elder S.W. Wicker and Bishop Donald Kenneth Ming.
The phenomenal growth of TCC far exceeded her
believes that the strength of Turner Chapel lies in the many talented and dedicated resources of our church.People demonstrate their commitment to the vision that God has given to the church.She
appreciates the TCC ministerial staff and their genuine commitment to fulfill their calling to motivate people of God.Furthermore , she
praises God for all members of the Turner staff and organizations for their dedication.She believes that evangelism is one of our greatest strengths because people communicate and present the Lord and Turner Chapel in a positive , persuasive , and enthusiastic way
also considers the stewardship of the church a major blessing.She
asserts that the Lord has blessed us financially to do ministry and Turner Chapel ministry leaders are good stewards of God's provisions.Reverend Cassandra
also thanks God for members who know the value of tithing.She
believes the Turner Chapel mission to introduce and connect persons everywhere to the saving , redeeming , liberating and transforming power of our Lord and Savior , Jesus Christ is taken very seriously by Turner Chapel members.
Reverend Cassandra's heart is with helping people to spiritually grow and mature.She
views it as a reciprocal relationship because helping others expands her
own spiritual growth.Despite her
modest and unassuming demeanor , Reverend Cassandra
is a strong proponent of Turner Chapel's growth and development.
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