Meet the Team


John David Savoy


John David Savoy, a native Washingtonian (and Redskins, Capitals, Wizards and Orioles fan!), has served in ministry at the New Dimensions Church (formerly Abundant Life Community Church) since 1998. He currently serves as the Pastor at New Dimensions Church.

A graduate of University of Maryland, John continues to sharpen his skills through reading  leadership and other materials that will allow him to be an asset to the spiritual and corporate arenas. John is in the process of completing a doctorate in Information Assurance Policy.

In June 2012 John was ordained an Elder by the United Church of Jesus Christ (Apostolic) under the leadership of Bishop Monroe Saunders Jr.  Having been raised in the Apostolic Church, John has served in a numerous ministries over the years: usher board, Sunday School teacher, music, youth, and finance to name a few. He is an active member in the Diocese Men’s ministry for the United Churches of Jesus Christ (Apostolic).

John strives to be led by the spirit of God as a business visionary with leadership skills in strategic planning, change management, and project planning. John loves the Lord with all his heart and strives to live for Him. He lives by the mantra of Exodus 14:14 – “The Lord will fight for you, and ye shall hold your peace!”

    Jennifer Coke

    Director of Ministry Operations

    Jennifer serves as the Director of Ministry Operations and provides leadership to the Pastoral team and Ministry coordinators. Jennifer is committed to assist with vision development and deployment.


      Deon BowesAcademic Incentive Ministry (A.I.M)

      Esther SheltonHospitality

      Hartley Robinson – Deacons

      Toyia Davis – Missionaries

      Jackie Page – Women‘s Coordinator

      Jodi Penn – Youth Coordinator

      Esther SheltonVBS

      Kirk WarrenMedia

      Louis DavisMen’s Coordinator

      Mary Mickey – New Members & Medical Team

      Maurice BrownSecurity

      Sharon YoungUshers

      Praise & Worship Team – Praise & Worship

      Esther SheltonChristian Education

      Vonnie Blackshear – Prayer Ministry

      Vonnie BlackshearGreeters