Dr. Carla A. Romarate-Knipel
Special Assistant for Philippines Relation
International Ministries has invited Dr. Carla Romarate-Knipel to serve as the Special Assistant of Benjamin Chan (Area Director of East Asia and India) for Philippines Relation. Carla promotes mutual understanding and cooperation of the International Ministries and partner organizations in the Philippines. She provides leadership training at the invitation of national partners. She also works with Ben to identify resources to enhance the ministries in the Philippines.
Pastor Carla has served as the co-interim pastor of the Central Baptist Church of Woodbury, Woodbury, New Jersey. She has special interests in leadership development, spiritual formation and Christian education. She is experienced in training youth and young adults for missions and evangelism. She has served as a lecturer and counselor in youth gatherings, camps and conferences. She has also designed and taught seminary courses that prepared students for contextual ministry. Carla received her Bachelor of Theology and Master of Divinity degrees from the College of Theology and the School of Graduate Studies at Central Philippine University respectively. She also has a Doctor of Ministry Degree on Church Renewal from Palmer Theological Seminary of Eastern University.