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Dean , Minister , religion educator

John Richard Cionca, American dean, religion educator, minister. Ordained to ministry Conservative Baptist Association American, 1971. Member National Association Professors Christian Education.

Background

Cionca, John Richard was born on August 25, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Aaron and Anne Cionca.

Education

Bachelor in Psychology, Elmhurst College, 1968. Master of Religious Education, Denver Seminary, 1971. Master of Arts in Adult Education, Arizona State University, 1975.

Doctor of Philosophy in Adult Education, Arizona State University, 1977.

Career

Campus minister, Bethany Baptist Church, Boulder, Colorado, 1968-1970;youth minister, Trinity Baptist Church, Wheatridge, Colorado, 1970-1971;associate pastor, Trinity Church, Mesa, Arizona, 1971-1979;senior pastor, Southwood Baptist Church, Woodbury, New Jersey, 1979-1985;associate dean for student affairs, Bethel Seminary, St. Paul, since 1985. President Phoenix Area Christian Educators, 1978-1979. Board directors Denver Seminary, 1983-1985, Romanian Missionary Society, Wheaton, Illinois, since 1986.

Interim pastor Minnetonka (Minnesota) Baptist Church, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Conservative Baptist Association American, 1971.

Works

Membership

Member National Association Professors Christian Education.

Connections

Married Barbara Kay Lowden, September 6, 1969. Children: Benjamin John, Elizabeth Anne.

father:
Aaron Cionca

mother:
Anne Cionca

spouse:
Barbara Kay Lowden

child:
Benjamin John Cionca

child:
Elizabeth Anne Cionca