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Rev. Dr. Stanley Hearst, Sr., and First Lady, Sister Sharon Y. Hearst

The Rev. Dr. Stanley Hearst, Sr., Pastor, Bethel AME Church, Moorestown, NJ.

Dr. Hearst was born in the heart of West Philadelphia to the late Rev. James R. Hearst, Jr. and Mrs. Thelma B. Hearst. Dr. Hearst was educated in the Philadelphia Public Schools, graduating from Overbrook High School in 1971.  He is a proud veteran of the United States Air Force, having served during the Viet Nam era.  

Dr. Hearst earned his B.S, M.A, and Master of Divinity degrees.  He also earned his Doctor of Ministry degree from Eastern Theological Seminary (now Palmer Seminary) in 1999. 

Dr. Hearst is a former Adjunct Professor at Lancaster Bible College @ The Center for Theological Studies (CUTS). 

Dr. Hearst is the Secretary of the New Jersey Annual Conference and a member of the Board of Trustees, the Board of Examiners, and the Ministerial Efficiency Committee of the New Jersey Annual Conference.  

Dr. Hearst is married to Mrs. Sharon Y. Hearst, our First Lady. Together they are the proud parents of Toriano, Kasean, the Rev. Dr. Stanley Hearst, II, and Mrs. Melanie Bryant Hearst, the First family of Bethel AME Church, Wilmington, Delaware.  They are also proud of two grandsons of Julian, Tory, and granddaughter Shia.  

Dr. Hearst has been serving faithfully at Bethel AME Church in Moorestown, NJ, since November 2003.  

God our Father, Christ our Redeemer, The Holy Spirit our Comforter, Humankind our Family

SUNDAYS @ Bethel:

Adult Church School: 9:00am
Worship:10:30am           Children's Church School: During Worship Service

Midweek Bible Study:
Tuesday: 1:00pm
Wednesday: 6:00pm
Bethel African Methodist
Episcopal Church
512 North Church St.
Moorestown, NJ 08057
PH: (856) 235-3152
FAX: (856) 231-6734

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