meet REV. JOEL POLO JR.
REV. JOEL POLO JR. was born on October 14, 1984, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti to the Late Bishop Dr. Joel Polo, Sr. and First Lady Jesus la Polo.
At a young age Joel always had a passion for gospel music. He often found himself in church right next to the music department. On February 7, 1994 while on his way to school, Joel was kidnapped alongside six others and had to witness the execution of all six, but the Lord protected Joel that day and showed him that in the most difficult times that His mighty hand would carry him. That same year Joel moved with his family to the United States and resided in Yonkers, New York where he still remains. This experience has resulted in a true passion to disciple others in love and to exemplify an open and honest relationship with God.
Rev. Joel Polo, Jr. is the Senior Pastor of the Ebenezer Church of God in Yonkers, NY where he is dedicated to building God’s Kingdom one family at a time. His life is dedicated to living by example and encouraging people how to live up to their full potential in Christ. His transparency in teaching biblical truths and using his life as an example, is for the purpose of assisting others in building a better relationship with God. Rev. Polo strives to help the body of Christ experience the presence of God, hear His voice and experience worship as part of the daily lifestyle of a believer.
Rev. Joel Polo also has a special music ministry where he is a gospel producer, songwriter and has toured throughout the United States and Europe. Through his music it illuminates his trials and triumphs to teach, to lead and to break personal bondages. Each personal experience has challenged and strengthened his faith. He is also an entrepreneur engaged in helping, motivating and inspiring all that he meets to seek God first and to strive to live a life filled with purpose.
Through the wonderful people at Ebenezer, Joel has been able to impact his community through numerous community-based Kingdom work such as Feeding the Hungry, providing children in the community with book bags and school supplies to promote education and wellness to promote health is wealth.
The hand of GOD is truly moving through him and it is his vision to live it, better then he preaches it and to truly be a source of light in a dark world.
Rev. Joel Polo, Jr. is married to First Lady Keisha Polo. He values and treasurers his three beautiful children Jayden, Joseph and, Jada. The family’s mission is to love God’s people and teach God’s word.
"If You Only Knew What God Has Brought Me Through"
by Joel Polo Jr.
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