Senior Pastor: G. Keith Maxwell
Pastor Maxwell and Donna Maxwell joined the Easton Church of God family in October of 2006. They have one son, Josh, and one daughter, Christina, married to Scott Matthews, and two GRAND children, Lanie and Skye. The whole family takes great pleasure in their collective church ministries. Pastor Keith Maxwell began his evangelistic ministry at age 15 and attained his exhorter’s license in the Church of God at age 17. At age 26, he received the License of Ordained Bishop. The Maxwell’s began pastoral ministry in 1981 and have enjoyed many fruitful years. Pastor Maxwell has served in various capacities throughout the years such as senior pastor, police chaplain, district pastor, and has been elected to several state youth and Christian education boards and state councils. He has worked in youth camps since 1978. The Maxwell’s’ genuine love for people is evident in their interaction with all ages. Pastor Maxwell is a dynamic and powerful speaker. Donna is the wife of Pastor Keith Maxwell and always stays closely involved in the Women’s Discipleship and Girls’ Clubs at her local church. She currently serves as WD president and liaison to the GC. She is an accomplished pianist and is currently the choir director for the Easton Church of God Sanctuary choir. She is also honoured to serve the Delmarva-DC region as a member of the Women’s Discipleship board. Together Pastor Keith and Donna Maxwell are an excellent example of a married couple and ministry team. Donna strives for excellence in all projects she endeavours... She stresses that “planning and organization” are crucial to the success of any event. Donna and he met at Lee University and agreed that God’s Ministry would be their vision as a team. They were married in 1980 and evangelized for 1½ years. The Lord has instilled much music in their souls. While Donna is an accomplished pianist and choir director, Pastor enjoys leading the church in worship music and planning seasonal programs.
Student Pastor: Scott Matthews
Pastor Scott, Christina, & Lanie joined the Easton Church of God family December 1, 2008. Scott and Christina married June 2002 in South GA where they planted their first Student Ministry have been working youth camps since 1997. He and Christina have participated in and have taken groups to compete at Teen Talent Nationals. As they made themselves available, God used them in teaching Sunday School, discipleships, to pastor a Youth Center.
P Scott now pastors ProVision, ministering to students with energy, comedy, and a culturally relevant word (as well as a southern draw). He and Christina believe in providing an atmosphere the youth are proud of and excited about. Their very heartbeat is to see everyone have a sustaining relationship with God, through Jesus Christ.
Pastoral Care & FTH Director: Dwayne Dixon
Rev. Dwayne and Donna joined the Easton Church in September of 1998. Bro. Dwayne has been Youth Pastor, FTH Director and Christian Education Director (CE) prior to coming to Easton. They have been in ministry for over thirty years.
They have one son Daryl, his wife Karena. Dwayne and Donna feel that they have three of the most beautiful granddaughters in the world. Vanessa, Maci, and Chloe.
Praise & Worship Leader: Doug Whitter
Born and raised in Missouri, Doug met his wife, Debbie, at Lee University in Cleveland, TN. After their marriage in 1973, they moved to the eastern shore. Doug teaches middle and high school grades at Chesapeake Christian school where Debbie is the principal. Both have been involved in some facet of Christian education for most of their adult lives and have been members of the Church of God since childhood. God blessed their marriage with two daughters: Emmy and Abby.
Church Secretary and Treasurer: Kathy Taylor
Kathy is a product of a strong Christian family. She has one son, Brent who is married with two children, Alexis and Brylee and she has a daughter, Mackenzie who attends Chesapeake Christian School. Since age 21, Kathy has been attending the Church of God and moved to Easton in 2004. She not only serves as the church Secretary/Treasurer, but she is involved on our Praise & Worship Team. Her love for the Lord is evident in her daily life. She is a graduate of Colonel Richardson High School, class of 1985 where she majored in Business/Clerical.