Reverend Dr. Bernadette Glover
The Reverend Dr. Bernadette Glover, a native of Scotch Plains, New Jersey, is a discerning and articulate interpreter of church and social issues. A graduate of Eastern University, Palmer Theological Seminary (formerly Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary), she holds a doctorate of ministry degree from United Theological Seminary, where she studied as a Jeremiah Wright, Molefi Asante, Cornel West Fellow.
Dr. Glover is interim Pastor at St. Paul Baptist Church in Montclair, New Jersey, and also teaches Preaching at New Brunswick Theological Seminary as Associate Professor of Preaching and Worship. A preacher of deep conviction, she enjoys lecturing, preaching, teaching and writing. In 2010 she released her latest book, Whispers Overheard, published by Xulon Press.
Dr. Glover serves on the American Baptist Churches of New Jersey's Professional Ministry Committee. She earned a Certificate in Spiritual Formation from the Grace Institute in Dubuque, Iowa, and received an honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters from Eastern University in December 2011. Dr. Glover served recently as Executive Pastor at The Cathedral International Church in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, under Bishop Donald Hilliard, Jr., Senior Pastor.
Dr. Glover loves ministry. Convinced and committed to the Gospel's transforming power, this third-generation minister's motto is: "I am in the business of putting myself out of business."