Pastor Ameal Haddad


Pastor Ameal Haddad (Born 1938 - Living in Glory 2014)

  • Raised in Jordan
  • 1965 Migrated to Canada
  • 1968 A founding member of the Arabic Ministry at Knox Presbyterian Church in Toronto, Canada which became  Chapel Place Church (Arabic and English Ministry), Agincourt, Ontario, Canada
  • 1965-1983 Businessman
  • 1983 Entered the church ministry full time, when he went to pastor a church in the UAE (Arabian Gulf)
  • 1987 Migrated to the United States
  • 1992 Held a Master Degree in Pastoral Ministry/Practical Theology from Talbot Seminary (Biola University) La Mirada, California, USA
  • 1993-1998 Senior pastor of Marina Christian Fellowship (Free Methodist) in Marina Del-Rey, California
  • 1998-2010 Senior Pastor of Bellflower Church of God (Anderson Indiana) in California
  • 2008-2010 President of the Association of the Church of God (Anderson Indiana) in Southern California and Southern Nevada
  • 2003-President & Co Founder of Ambassadors for Peace
  • He was married with three adult children, and six grandchildren.

Ameal’s heart for the ministry had taken him through North America, Europe, Middle East: Egypt, Morocco, Kuwait, Bahrain, Dubai, Korea, Japan, China, Australia and Syria. He traveled the world with the resolve of seeing people living with religious freedom, mutual respect and acceptance of one another regardless of their religious affiliation.

His mandate was:

  • That all people have the right to peacefully co-exist
  • With religious freedom, mutual respect, and open dialogue/debate in any open forum
  • Without persecution or violence of any kin

Ameal loved his wife and his family. He loved all of the people that he served through the years.

Ambassadors For Peace was his passion since 9/11; Promoting peaceful dialogue among those who oppose religious violence.

Ameal's greatest love and passion was knowing Christ Jesus as his Savior and making Him known.