Ernest Gonder – ‘For His Glory’
Born March 16, 1982, Ernest B. Gonder Jr. was raised in Deerfield Beach Florida where he is known as a skilled musician, community leader, anointed psalmist, and a prolific teacher of God’s Word. It was evident at an early age that God’s call was upon Ernest’s life. At the age of 13, under the tutelage and nurturing of his parents, Dr. Barbara, and Apostle Ernest Gonder Sr. (deceased), he began working as a leader in the ministry. At the age of 17, Ernest’s parents recognized that there was a call upon him to proclaim the Word of God. After accepting the call, he was licensed as a Minister in 2002. In 2008 He was ordained and affirmed to the office of Pastor.
Pastor Gonder founded and served as Senior Pastor of The Impact Center for 10 years before obeying the command of God in 2019, to expand his Ministry beyond the four walls of the church. Pastor Gonder now specializes in music ministry, mentorship, preaching, financial coaching and leadership development. Pastor Gonder has a passion to see the people of God grow spiritually and evolve in Christ. With a strong emphasis on leadership and culture change, Pastor Gonder challenges all people to take their rightful place in this earth and be who God has called them to be.
Pastor Gonder has been employed with the Broward County Sheriff’s Office for nineteen (19) years, promoted through the ranks and is now a Lieutenant within the Department of Detention. Pastor Gonder received his bachelor’s degree from Lynn University and is also a Certified John Maxwell Leadership Coach. In 2003 he married his high school sweetheart, Victoria Gonder, and together they have six (6) beautiful children. Pastor Gonder is expanding his ministry through music with the release of his first single “For His Glory” on September 25, 2020.