Chaplain to the High Sheriff

Bishop Delroy Powell a native of Portland, Jamaica is the National Leader for the New Testament Assembly- England as well as the Senior Pastor of The Sanctuary- NTA Tooting. He is a respected leader with a keen interest in developing leaders,  capacity building and community engagement. His belief in the redemptive potential of the local church has led to the creation of a framework for churches and public agencies working collaboratively to address inequalities in Black Mental Health and other public health disparities. Bishop Powell serves as Director and Trustee for various organisations and as ambassador for leading NGOs Christian Aid, Open Doors and Compassion UK.


Those who work closely with Bishop Delroy will attest to his quiet authority, diligence and love for people regardless of their difference. His Christ-centred preaching engages hearts and minds and has led many to faith in Jesus. 


Bishop Delroy aspires to excellence in all that he does and seeks to model authenticity and integrity in public ministry, in family and in his personal devotion. Heis married to First Lady Marcelle and they have three grown-up children. He has been a dear and close friend to the High Sheriff and his family for many years and is Godfather to Jeremiah Joshua the High Sheriff’s Swordbearer.  

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