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  Rev. Wm. Breckenridge

Rev. Wm. Breckenridge
Ministry Staff and Board
  Rev. William Breckenridge
  Director of Outreach/Radio Host & Producer

Bill was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. He trusted Jesus Christ as his personal
Savior at age 13 and made a full commitment to serve Him at age 26.

After working in the secular world, Bill joined the staff of Dedication Evangelism. He was
the co-host on The Word And The World for a number of years and assumed the role
of host and producer following Dave Virkler’s Homegoing. He also contributes to the
NEWSpoint blog and oversees the ministry website.

Bill also serves as Associate Pastor at Maranatha Fellowship in Fairfield, New Jersey.
He was ordained him to the ministry in 1992.

Bill is a graduate of Liberty University and has a Master of Biblical Studies degree. He and his wife, Donna-Jean, are the parents of four children.


Gayle Virkler
Ministry Administrator/Editor

Gayle trusted Christ as Savior as a young child. As one of Dave's children, she grew up with Dedication Evangelism and participated in the ministry even before officially joining the staff. She edits and designs our print materials and is responsible for the administrative and financial aspects of the ministry. She also contributes to the NEWSpoint blog.

Gayle is a graduate of Northeastern Bible College and previously worked for several other Christian ministries before coming on board in 2000.


Rev. David M. Virkler
Founder

Dave was born and raised in Baldwinsville,  New York. He trusted Jesus Christ as personal
Savior at the age of 14. After graduating from Bible college, he pastored a Baptist church in
Montclair, NJ for 5½ years. The church ordained him to the Gospel ministry in 1957. In 1961,
he left the pastorate to found Dedication Evangelism. He served as its Director until his
death in 2012.

Dave was a graduate of Northeastern Bible College, where he was named alumnus of the year
in 1969. He authored two books and several magazine articles and served on the board of the
Eastern Chapter of National Religious Broadcasters over 30 years. Dave and his wife, Thelma,
led ten trips to Bible Lands, including Israel, Jordan, Egypt and Greece.



Board of Trustees

                                   A Board of Trustees helps to guide the policies and direction of the ministry.


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