Pastor Paul Dean is the Senior Pastor and founder of Visions of God Family Worship Church located in Plainfield, NJ. He is also the founder and the president of Healing Hurting Hearts Ministries—a ministry that speaks to the broken hearted, to the abused, and to lonely souls. He is also founder and President of Visions Community Development Corporation—a non-profit organization which addresses the need for educational, personal, and cultural enrichment in Somerset, Union, and Essex counties. Most recently, Pastor Paul has become CEO and founder of KISS GOD (Kingdom International Singles Seminar) singles ministry; a ministry that has been designed to cultivate confidence to every single man and every single woman through intimacy with God. Kiss God is reaching and transforming hundreds of singles per week.
Born and raised in the Bronx, NY, into a family who loves the Lord, Pastor Paul accepted The Lord Jesus Christ at the age of 12. Ever since then, he has been moving towards his destiny with an understanding of the call on his life. Pastor Paul preached his first message at the age of 15, in Mount Vernon, NY, entitled “Hold On.” Pastor Paul has always loved the Word of God, and he would use God’s Word to minister to Gang members, unsaved family members, and drug dealers—reaching them and bringing them into the body of Christ. Pastor Paul has been involved in a verity of church organizations such as Bible Way World Wide, Church of God in Christ and P.A.W All of them have contributed to his life in helping him to gain ground in his walk with Christ.
In 1987 Pastor Paul started his Christian Education in Manhattan New York at the Christian Bible College of New York City. There he obtained stepping tools to be used for his advancement in God’s Kingdom. Pastor Dean’s ministerial training was obtained from Telion Bible Institute in Brooklyn, NY and Pillars of Fire, Somerset, NJ. He also furthered his training abroad in Israel and London. In addition to his theological credentials, Pastor Dean holds a B.A in accounting.
The Lord called Pastor Paul in 1998 to begin shepherding and his powerful, practical, transformational word continues to impact, empower many lives. His Mission is to Raise People of Power to Build a Great Church to Fulfill the Great Commission!!!