Pastor Stafford Petersen is the Senior Pastor at Shekinah Full Gospel Church of God, situated in Beacon Valley, Mitchell’s Plain. Shekinah has a membership of just over 1600.
Dr. Petersen is married to Nikki Petersen and together they have two sons, Jason and Joshua.
He completed his diploma in Theology at Cape Evangelical Bible Institute and later went one to complete his honours in theology at the University of Cape Town. In October 2010 he was awarded the Doctor of Divinity Degree by Team Impact University.
Currently he serves as the Regional Overseer for Cape Town Peninsula Region, as well as a member of the executive for the Full Gospel Church of God in Southern Africa
Dr. Petersen has a strong teaching ministry, with much emphasis on leadership and a deep passion for family and marriage enrichment. Dr. Petersen has graced many international stages, addressing conferences and conventions. Dr. Petersen has a passion for Africa, and has planted two churches in Chingola, Zambia.
Dr. Petersen is passionate about understanding the Kingdom of God and it’s power for today, and very ready to see the supernatural displayed in our lives today.