Ken Schoonover Jr. was raised in a Christian home and began serving the Lord as a young boy. At the age of thirteen he knew God had called him into the ministry and following high school graduation he began preparation to become a pastor entering into studies at Valor Christian College. With his degree in Ministerial Arts, he returned to Westfield, Pa in June of 2002 to begin his pastorate and became an area director for World Harvest Church Ministerial Alliance. With a God-given vision placed in his heart and the leadership of the Holy Spirit, his journey began as Senior Pastor of Pentecostal Revival Center.
Soon he became founder and president of Break The Chains Ministries, having a weekly program airing Monday through Friday and then advancing into a weekly television program, which aired on Sundays. Going forward as God directed he founded the Kids World Daycare in 2004, which is part of the Pentecostal Revival Center campus. With a heart for reaching souls, he also founded Harvest Of Hope International, which helps to support the mission field in Central and South America. In 2008 he started a food distribution program and became the founder of The Compassion Center, which is open every month to meet the needs of those in local, and surrounding areas.
With the visionary that he is, he continued to expand the ministry and became the founder of senior housing known as The Heritage Center, which is also part of the 17-acre campus.
Pastor Schoonover is multi-talented and a very anointed and dynamic speaker, teacher, vocalist, pianist, and a great businessman. Gifted also with skills in carpentry he has personally brought change and beauty to all of the facilities on campus. Along with all of the responsibility that a pastor carries in the day-to-day operations he has a lovely wife, Amanda that truly is a helpmate and supports him and his ministry, and three beautiful daughters. He also has a growing congregation that loves and appreciates him for all he does and for being the example of perseverance, determination, and commitment to serving the Lord.
Executive Director of Kids World Daycare
Amanda is the wife of Pastor Ken Schoonover Jr. and the First Lady of Pentecostal Revival Center. She has a God-given gift and love for children together with her husband founders of Kids World Daycare, in 2004, which is a daycare and preschool STAR 2 rated facility. Under her direction children are given quality care with an educational atmosphere. Amanda worked with the children’s church program for many years. She is very talented in doing human videos. She also leads the Women's Ministry group at PRC, planning annual women retreats and organizing the Secret Sister program.
Amanda loves and supports her husband both in ministry and in the home. She is an excellent mother of three beautiful daughters and a great example to other young women of what a godly wife and mother should be. Every day, she is an example of love, courage, strength, commitment, and perseverance. She believes that every woman is a vital part of the family and should strive to be a woman of God by using Proverbs 31 as their guide.
Director of Kids World Daycare
Sam joined the Kids World Daycare Center team in 2013.Starting as a teacher in the center. She loved and enjoyed every minute with the kids. Sam is the mother of 2 sweet daughters, given her natural maternal instincts to care expertly for every child.
In 2017 Sam was promoted to the Directorship in KWDC. Since her new position, she has enjoyed helping the team establish fun themes and educational activities, while ensuring a good curriculum is implemented in each classroom.
Sam has achieved her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education and Applied Science in 2016 and is currently enrolled at Ashworth College to further her education by pursuing her Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education with Applied Science. Highly motivated, She is presently attending classes at North Hampton Community College as well to obtain her Directors Credentials in hopes that her dreams of bringing KWDC into a stars 3 facility as soon as possible.
Keli started attending PRC in 2013. Shortly after dedicating her life to Christ she married her husband in 2014.A servant at heart it didn't take her long to get involved. Her enthusiasm for the kingdom and incredible love for people has made her a wonderful asset to PRC.
Keli has quickly taken on the task of Pastor's administrative assistant, bringing her many gifts and talents to the table. Keli is extremely creative and also enjoys working in Kids World Daycare Center, and volunteering in Kids World Ministry. Keli's pure heart, bubbly sweet personality, and love for the things of God has led her to her position here at PRC.
Ken Schoonover - Lead Pastor
Ed &Jody Penner
Commission Youth Pastors
Jody started attending PRC faithfully in 2010 with her two children. Ed joined PRC when he started dating Jody in 2013. They were married by the end of the year and added a daughter in 2015. Ed has his Master of Business Administration. He also serves as an usher for PRC. Jody is a licensed Cosmetologist and a prayer warrior and is a person many people turn to for support.
Ed and Jody started with the youth ministry by chaperoning youth group trips. Jody was then asked to take over the commission café in 2016. Late in 2016 Ed and Jody did some substitute teaching with the Youth Group. They started full time in January 2017.
ED and Jody both love serving the Lord in whatever capacity that is needed. They truly have a God first mentality, and it shows in their leadership. They both jump in whenever is needed in other areas of the ministry without hesitation. Ed and Jody want to continue to move God’s house forward.
Kids World Ministry Pastor
Sarah began attending PRC as a child and soon fell in love with the church, deciding at only 12 years old that she would serve in the ministry. She attended Valor Christian College (formerly World Harvest Bible College) where she graduated at the top of her class and received her Associate's degree in Missions in 2012.
In January 2013, Sarah was asked to fill the role of Kids Ministry Director here at PRC. Since then, Sarah has remained dedicated to the ministry and continues to do her best to reach kids for the kingdom of God.