Known as "The Man Who Motivates," Dr. Sanderfur is a gifted communicator. He brings a wealth of knowledge in the area of church growth, administration, time management, and ethnic diversity. He specializes in mobilizing individuals and teams to achieve maximum success in their chosen fields of endeavor.

A songwriter, recording artist, and speaker, Dr. Sanderfur has traveled extensively throughout the United States presenting the Gospel of Christ on college campuses, in churches of all denominations, prisons, juvenile facilities and playgrounds. His versatility allows him to present life changing seminars on a wide range of pertinent subjects.

Parts of his travels include the nation of Haiti, where he helped to organize a vocational school and to train Haitian pastors in 1988.

Among a lengthy list of accolades and achievements, Dr. Sanderfur is an author, a member of Kappa Delta Phi National Honor Society, founding Pastor for 27 years of the tremendously successful New Vision Fellowship, Assemblies of God. He has four earned degrees, among them, a Masters of Education from the University of Tennessee and a Doctorate of Theology from the International Bible Institute. He is a devoted husband to Marlene and loving father to daughter Monique, sons Leslie & Ethan and 6 adopted children Antriniese, Terence, Rodney, Kevin, Terreance, and Faith.

He and Marlene are very much involved with orphaned children. Dr. Sanderfur is a Certified Foster Parent Trainer and Licensed Professional Counselor providing therapy for children and adults through the Koinonia Counseling Center, which he founded in April 2001.

You'll enjoy his knowledge, humor, enthusiasm, and sincerity. You will appreciate his Pastoral/Administrative gifts and his more than 32 years experience in Ministry & Community Service.


Dr. Charles Sanderfur

Lead Pastor

Dr. Charles