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Clergyman , religious organization administrator

John Hayes Estep, religious organization administrator, clergyman. Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1956. Board directors Colorado Christian University, Denver, 1964-1971, Denver Seminary, 1968-1970. Member National Association Evangelicals (officer 1988-1996), National Black Evangelical Association (board directors since 1992).

Background

Estep, John Hayes was born on June 30, 1930 in Bellwood, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Kenneth and Anna Emily Estep.

Education

Bachelor, Wheaton (Illinois) College, 1953;Master of Divinity, Denver Seminary, 1956;Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Denver Seminary, 1980.

Career

Assistant pastor Forest City Baptist Church, Rockford, Illinois, 1956-1962. Pastor, senior minister Calvary Baptist Church, Longmont, Colorado, 1962-1969. Director church relations Mission to the Americas, Wheaton, 1969-1980, Chief Executive Officer, 1980-1995.

Executive administrator Central Bank American, 1996—2004. Executive pastor Castle Pines Community Church, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Baptist Church, 1956.

Religion

Creeds should be rejected as they may compromise a believer’s obligation to interpret the Bible under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.

Politics

Baptists should be faithful ambassadors of reconciliation in their personal relationships and local communities as they demonstrate the power of the Gospel to reconcile all persons in Christ.

Views

A true Christian should help those in need, regardless of religious affiliation.

Membership

Board directors Colorado Christian University, Denver, 1964-1971, Denver Seminary, 1968-1970. Member National Association Evangelicals (officer 1988-1996), National Black Evangelical Association (board directors since 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, travel, reading, music.

Connections

Married Dorothy L. Nash, August 21, 1951. Children: Heidi Ann, John H. Junior.

father:
Kenneth Estep

mother:
Anna Emily Estep

spouse:
Dorothy L. Nash

child:
Heidi Ann Estep

child:
John H. Junior Estep