Dr. Noel Sanderson

Graduate School
Associate Dean: M.A. Web-Based Programs


  • D.Div, Masters International School of Divinity, Evansville, Indiana
  • M.Ed, University of Natal (Pietermaritzburg), South Africa
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Adult Education, University of Natal, South Africa
  • Holocaust Educator’s Program, Yad Vashem International School of Holocaust Studies, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Diploma in Theology, Theological College of South Africa

Professional Experience

  • Ordained 1982, Assemblies of God, South Africa
  • Lead pastor, lead elder, and ministry leader in churches in South Africa and the United States

Volunteer Involvement

  • International Board member, Bridges for Peace, Jerusalem
  • Past Board Member, Bridges for Peace, South Africa
  • Past Chairman, Christian Action for Israel, South Africa
  • Past Chairman and Founder, Adult Development Trust, Durban, South Africa
  • Past Chairman and Founder, CAI Publishing (not for profit)


  • The Church in the New South Africa; Speak Well
    Leaders, These Things Do Matter
  • A technical manual for African pastors seeking a legal qualification for authority to solemnize marriages


Noel Sanderson came to faith in Cape Town in his early teen years. He is married to Moira and they have two married children, one in California and one in New York. Noel has spoken at conferences in Jerusalem and South Africa and his pastoral ministry has involved him in both rural and urban churches. He has a long history of involvement with Jewish communities and Holocaust education, particularly within the church as this relates to Christian anti-Semitism. He is actively engaged with ministries impacting human trafficking in Bulgaria and HIV/ AIDS and gender-related issues in Africa.

Experience Calling at Trinity

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