MEET THE PASTOR
Reverend Dr. John Aniemeke
Reverend Dr. John Aniemeke serves as the senior pastor of Bethel Covenant Assembly Of God (BCAG) in San Antonio, Texas. Born into a Clergy home, He is the fifth amongst 6 children of Rev Christian Aniemeke (deceased) and Pastor Roseline, a General Council National Director in the Assemblies of God Church, Nigeria.
John gave his life to the Lord Jesus Christ(born-again) at the age of 6 and has been active in Christian ministry since he was 8 years old. He was baptized in the Holy Spirit with the evidence of speaking in tongues at the age of 13 and preached his first sermon at age 14. By the grace of God, he has continued to maintain his burning passion for the Lord and continues to actively serve in the house of the Lord. He has served in various ministry leadership capacities such as; Royal Ranger, Music Pastor, Sunday School Teacher, University Campus Ministry Pastor and later Assistant Pastor.
In 2011, while finishing his surgical residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center San Antonio Dental School, Dr. John was called by God into the Pastoral Ministry along with his wife, Chidinma Aniemeke. They were led by the Lord through the help of the Holy Spirit to pioneer a multicultural ministry in San Antonio for believers seeking to experience the undiluted presence of God.
In 2013, Dr. Aniemeke and his wife were both commissioned as Pastors and began BCAG with nine foundation members. Under his servant leadership the ministry has grown exponentially to over 500 members from 25 different nations. In June of 2017, he was ordained as a Reverend by the General Council of the Assemblies of God Church USA. In addition to his Lead Pastoral duties, he maintains a private surgical practice as a Board Certified Periodontist. He has a fresh mandate to bring end time revival to the body of Christ and advance the gospel of Jesus Christ globally!
Reverend John Aniemeke, and his wife, Chidinma are happily married and are blessed with 3 lovely children; Miriam, Timothy & Emmanuel.