Brief Bio of our Associate Pastor:
Marcus Eichelberger was born, July 25, 1979, in Jacksonville, Florida. He is the second child born in the family of Bishop Charles and First Lady Cynthia Eichelberger.
Marcus attended the local schools of Jacksonville: Harbor View Elementary (later named: Martin Luther King Elementary); Fletcher Middle School, Orange Park High School, and is a 1997 graduate of Terry Parker Senior High School.
On June 19, 1989, at the age of 10, under his father's pastorate, he accepted Christ into his life and received the baptism of the Holy Spirit. He was very dedicated and became actively involved in various ministries of the church.
Having never received formal lessons, he was anointed to play the piano by his father and pastor, at the age of 15. He then began sitting on the piano bench during service with the late Mother Ida B. Johnson. In 1996, he was appointed teacher of the Alpha Teens Sunday School Class and in 2003, he was appointed as the Minister of Music.
In 2009, he was also appointed as Church Administrator and in 2013, he was ordained to preach the Gospel. Though he has been privileged to simultaneously serve at different ministries in different capacities, he continues to share the message of love and hope that was shared with him.
As a result of his commitment to Christ and influence, many have come to know the power of Jesus Christ for themselves. He is not only a Keyboardist, but also a psalmist, and an articulate preacher of the Gospel message. He shares the good news of the Gospel through his unique and melodious style of singing and preaching.
In addition to his responsibilities at Cathedral of Deliverance, he is also privileged to serve in several capacities within the Worship and Arts Ministry of Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church, under the leadership of Pastor H. B. Charles, Jr. since 2016. Having been recognized for his organizational and administrative skills, instilled in him by his parents, he is also privileged to currently serve as the Executive Administrator for The PACE Group. He serves as the Executive Assistant to the world renown gospel recording artist and producer, Pastor Joseph Pace II.
He is a certified Occupational Hearing Conservationalist (OHC), who is presently contracted with the McCoy Institute Of Hearing And Balance, LLC. He serves in serves in several capacities under the supervision of Dr. NaTalla McCoy, Aud. CCC-A.
God has truly blessed him. And, as God continually grants him grace to minister abroad, he continues to share the message of Love, Hope, and Faith that was and is so freely and liberally shared with him.