God has blessed The Chapel with a Pastoral Team that is faithful to God's Word, and diversified in gifts.
Pastor Tim Hoff
And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ. (Phil. 1:6)
After graduating from seminary, Pastor Tim and his wife, Ruth, relocated to New Jersey to establish a local church. Over 25 years later, they are very thankful for what God has done in The Chapel. They are very excited about the potential for a new facility that will enable The Chapel to expand its ministries even further. They have three daughters who are the joy of their lives.
Pastor Doug Finkbeiner
Doug Finkbeiner has been married to Sheri for almost 30 great years. God has blessed them with six wonderful children: Paul, Rachel, Matthew, Joshua, Sarah, and Mary. Doug has completed two masters degrees and two doctorates over the years. He has taught for 17 years in the seminary setting and is currently a fulltime teacher in Bible at Lancaster Bible College. He has also been in fulltime pastoral ministry for 13 years. Doug currently is involved in the preaching and training ministry at The Chapel. He praises God for the privilege of ministering at The Chapel with God's people.
Pastor James Long
Favorite Bible chapters: Isaiah 40; Romans 8
Favorite Bible verse: Isaiah 41:10 - Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
James Long has been married to Amy for 22 years. They have been blessed with three children, Abby, Hannah, and Isaiah. He has a Doctorate in Theology with an emphasis in Biblical Counseling. He is currently a PhD candidate. He completed a master's degree from New York University, and several bachelor's degrees from Northeastern Bible College. James is a co-founder of Cornerstone Counseling Center, a biblical counseling ministry, in northern NJ. He has taught in several colleges over 22 years and is currently a faculty member at Nyack College of New York, NY. James conducts seminars and workshops on various topics. He serves as the Pastor of Counseling and Discipleship at The Chapel.