Superintendent Roland P. Joyner Sr. is Pastor and founder of the New Covenant Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado. In addition, he is the Superintendent of the Pikes Peak District, Chief Adjutant in the Jurisdiction of Rhode Island. He serves as a member the Resolution Committee in the National COGIC. He has been married to First Lady Celestine Joyner for 43 years and has two sons 38 and 40 of age. He has been part of the Churches of God in Christ for over 62 years. He was born and raised in Newport News, Virginia. He grew up, was saved and called to ministry in St. John Church Of God In Christ in Newport News, Virginia, under the late Bishop Samuel L. Green Jr. (General Board Member (Emeritus).
He has also served as a Superintendent under Bishop Carlos L. Moody Sr., (Germany). for the Colorado Jurisdiction, under Bishop Frank E. Johnson and as a National Adjutant. He has served as a Dean, Chief Adjutant, Chief Administrator, and Treasurer for the Colorado Jurisdiction, under Bishop Frank E. Johnson Emeritus. He is now once again serving under his father in the gospel, who has mentored him throughout the years Bishop Harvey Lewis and serves on the Resolution Committee for our National Church since 2013.
Superintendent Joyner is a member of the Southern Colorado Ministerial Union for 22 years and has served in his community as a police chaplain for the city of Colorado Springs.
He holds Associates in general education from Colorado Christian University, a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management in Christian Leadership, a Bachelor in Religious Education from the United Theological Seminary and Bible College and a Master’s of Science in Organizational Management and Change from Colorado Technical University. In addition, he has acquired his license as a residential Appraiser for the state of Colorado. He has a great desire to serve in the kingdom of God be serving people.