Our MissionTo establish a local mission in inner-city Allentown, PA that ministers material, evangelical and discipleship services to those who church and society find most difficult to reconcile to God and to the community in which they live.
Director of Ministries
On April 27, 1988, Dan Adams was delivered from a life of drugs, alcohol, crime cand the destructive lifestyle that went along with these things, when he turned to God through faith in Jesus Christ. Over the next few years Dan received a clear call that led him back to the inner city environment that continues to create socially handicapped, dysfunctional human beings, only this time he had a vision of hope and deliverance, and a new life as proof of his convictions.
Co-Director of Ministries
Peaches is the devoted wife of Dan and mother of 3 sons, 2 daughters, 9 grandchildren, and many spiritual children. Born in Rocky Mount, NC, she moved to Allentown as a child, where she was raised by Christian family members. She joined Union Baptist Church and received God’s call to salvation at the age of 12. She was a member of the church choir, became a noted soloist in church and secular venues, and was also a Sunday School teacher. In 1970 she became an employee of PPL until retiring from the “Information Service Department” in 2012. She was a member of the “Professional Women’s Network” and the “PPL Speaker’s Bureau” from 1986-2004, and was one of the initial founders of the “PPL Power Talkers”, which is affiliated with “Toastmasters International”. She was also a founder of the “Christian Resource Business Group”. In 1990, at the age of 39, she married Dan and together, in 1993 they founded Jerusalem House Ministries. In June 1999 they were ordained and in January 2000 she was certified as a Biblical Counselor through the “Christian Research & Development Institute”. She is currently Presidentof “New Life in Christ Aftercare Ministries/Abba House”, a transitional housing ministry for women re-entering society after incarceration. She has developed a ministry, “Where is Your Anchor”. Hebrews 6:19 “Wehave this as a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul, a hope that enters into the inner shrine behind the curtain.” An inspirational speaker, biblical counselor, and minister she is available to speak to your group and she offers biblical counseling and faith based curriculum for individuals and groups. For information you can contact her at (610) 217-2195 or at email@example.com.
Board Member/Special Ministry
A miracle of God, Michal took her place alongside her 3 brothers and 1 sister and has been a joy to all, including her parents many spiritual children. She volunteers at My Sister’s Closet and continues her education at LCCC in Early Childhood Education, while working in a daycare and pursuing her dream of having her own one day. Michal loves the Lord Jesus and serves as Consultant for Special Ministries on the Board of Directors. She serves in the Community Center and in the church choir, and is the coordinator and founder of “Michal’s Fun Day”, a day of food, fun, music, and fellowship for the community…especially those with special needs. She is loved, anointed, and a blessing to all.