- Congress 2015
Andrei P. Chumakin was born on November 29, 1969 in a Christian family in Pavlodar, Kazakhstan.
Appealed to the Lord in 1983 and received Holy Water Baptism in 1990. He carried the ministry with the youth, preached and participated in the evangelistic ministry in Pavlodar region.
In 1997 he graduated from Odessa Theological Seminary. From 1997 he taught at Bible institutes in Almaty and Schuchinsk. He was a teacher, then dean of the Pastoral faculty and then director of the Bible Institute in Almaty.
In 2000, he and his family emigrated to the USA and became a member of the Salvation Church. In 2003, he was ordained to presbytery ministry at the Salvation Church in Edgewood, Washington. Since 2004, he worked as a church administrator. Since 2007, he was deputy senior presbyter of the Church of Salvation. Since 2012, he has been elected Senior Presbyter of the Salvation Church. From 2013, he was elected as one of the assistants to the Chairman of the North-Western Union of the Churches of the ECB of America.
Teacher of the Christian College of the Alliance of Churches of the United States of America and Canada. The author of articles in the magazine “Cereal pazhiti” Participant of Christian conferences and seminars in the USA, Germany, Israel and Turkey.
He is married and has 5 children. He lives in Federal Way in Washington.