Pastor Vaughn Bell
Pastor Bell is a native of Columbus, Ohio. Pastor Bell received and answered the Lord’s call to Christian ministry in 1994 and has been an ordained minister of the Gospel in the Church of God Reformation Movement, Anderson, IN for 10 years.
Pastor Bell is the establishing pastor of the Triumphant Church of God whose mission is “to develop a fellowship of faithful, fully mature disciples for Jesus Christ.” Pastor Bell has lead Triumphant in establishing several successful ministries, and the Triumphant Church family has been blessed to experience both numerical and spiritual growth and development.
Pastor Bell’s ministry objective is “to lead people through preaching and teaching the Word of God, to accept Jesus Christ as their personal savior, to develop an eternal relationship with Him, and to realize the destiny that the Lord has placed in them.”
Pastor Bell’s civic and social involvement includes being a member of the Church Multiplication Team for the central district of the Ohio Ministries of the Church of God, a member of the central district Credentials Committee, and an active member of the Westerville Area Ministerial Association. Pastor Bell serves as co-chair of the Westerville Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast Planning Committee, a member of the board for Leadership Westerville, is a board member for the Westerville Area Resource Ministry, and is a member of the Westerville Diversity Advisory Committee.
Pastor Bell is passionate about education and serves as the president of the Westerville African American Parent Association, is a member of the Westerville City School District’s Community Engagement Committee, and has served as a member of the Elementary Attendance Boundary Realignment Committee.
Pastor Bell is currently a student in the Doctor of Ministry program at Anderson University and has earned a Masters of Divinity degree from the United Theological Seminary in Dayton, OH and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the Ohio State University. Pastor Bell is a certified pastoral coach and is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. In 1996 Pastor Bell was wed to his lovely wife Chandra and they are the very proud parents of daughters Sierra (deceased), Sydney, and Kyndall.