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Pastor Donald Rowell, a native of Marion, South Carolina is the

Senior Pastor of New Life Christian Fellowship in Atlantic City,

New Jersey. Founded in 2002, the ministry has transformed many

lives and continues to advance the Kingdom of God.

Pastor Rowell is a servant leader who has learned the value of

humility and service from his father in law, Bishop Franklin D.

Fann, who he was joined in ministry extensively for many years.

He is an anointed teacher and prolific scholar who has a great

esteem for the Word of God.

He is committed to building lives by teaching biblical principles

of faith and holy living with the desire of taking people from

their old life to their new life in Christ. His ministry platform

emphasizes living an abundant life that has been provided by

Jesus Christ while empowering spiritual and personal growth.

His ministry has impacted many lives through his

uncompromising and practical teaching of the Word of God.

Pastor Rowell has honorably served his country in the United

States Air Force and has attended Palmer Theological Seminary

University in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania with a concentration in

Pastoral and Theological Studies. Pastor Rowell is presently a

Chaplain for the Atlantic City Police Department where he

faithfully serves the community.

He shares in ministry with his wife of thirty-three years, Lady

Delnora Rowell and they are proud parents of three adult sons,

Donald (Maya Simone), Branden, Christian and five beautiful

grandchildren. Pastor Rowell continues his commission to

speak life to the lost and bring the hope of God to those he faithfully serves.


First Lady Delnora Rowell is a psalmist, teacher, and executive

pastor of New Life Christian Fellowship. At a young age, she

accepted the Lord and has dedicated the majority of her life to ministry. Her

spiritual heritage is attributed to her parents; Pastor Franklin D.

Fann and the late Mother Janet B. Fann.

A native of Pleasantville, NJ, she holds a Bachelors of Science

degree in Elementary Education and Masters of Arts in

Supervision and Educational Administration from Cheyney

University of Pennsylvania; and has been an educator for over


Lady Rowell has a genuine love and care for people. She is

passionate about serving and is committed to

training people to develop their faith, gifts, and unlocked

potential. She is a gifted and anointed teacher of the Word and

serves in the ministerial capacity of Women’s

Ministry Coordinator and Worship Leader.

She has been faithfully committed in ministry with her husband, Pastor

Donald Rowell for sixteen years and they have been blessed

with thirty-three years of marriage. She and Pastor Rowell are

the proud parents of three adult sons; Donald Jr. (Maya

Simone), Branden, and Christian; and five beautiful

grandchildren who she adores. 




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