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Chaplain Kumar Dixit
Kumar Dixit is the Chaplain of WGTS 91.9. His role is to provide spiritual support to the listening audience and partner with local congregations. The Chaplain’s department wants to help people move one step closer to God and discover their full potential – God’s intention for your life.
Dixit is no stranger to the radio family. He started his career as the Chaplain of Washington Adventist University, where the station is located, and has been a pastor in the greater Washington, DC area for the last two decades.
Dixit also served as a pastor in Vancouver, British Columbia for the past 3 years. During this short tenure, he built a strong leadership team of lay members and paid staff. The church grew in numbers, and continues to be a safe haven for people who are on their spiritual journey.
Kumar is a popular traveling preacher and seminar presenter. He received a Doctorate in Ministry with an emphasis in Leadership Excellence from Wesley Theological Seminary (Washington D.C.) He is the author of Branded Faith: Contextualizing the Gospel in a Post-Secular World, and has co-authored Steps to Discipleship. Dixit continues to write for a number of magazines and religious journals. He was the 2013 recipient of the Associate Church Press Award for his monthly column in the Canadian Messenger.
He is the proud husband of Rajinie, a speech-language pathologist and father of three children.