Rev. Andre’ W. Milteer
Rev. Andre` W. Milteer is a native of
He received his early education in the public schools of
He furthered his education at the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
where he successfully completed two undergraduate degrees (BA in Philosophy
and BA in Black Studies); and a graduate degree (Masters in Library
Science). Rev. Milteer also furthered his theological training at the
Lutheran Theological Seminary (Urban Theological Institute) in
Rev. Milteer confessed Christ at the early
age of seven at the
As a faithful member of Guildfield, he was an active member of the Sunday
school, Baptist Training
and Youth Choir.
Rev. Milteer is also an accomplished
musician. He received his early musical training from his band teacher in
elementary school, and also from a local piano teacher in
After moving to
in 1968, he furthered his musical studies at the
studying classical piano.
At the age of ten, he served as Minister of
Music for two choirs in
He has also served as Minister of Music in churches in
He has devoted over forty years of service in church music ministry as he
continues to use his musical gift even now as full-time pastor.
Rev. Milteer received the Call to the
Ministry of the Gospel on October 27, 1988. He preached his initial sermon
January 15, 1989
He was ordained as a Baptist Minister by the Philadelphia Suburban Baptist
Association at the Zion Baptist Church in Ardmore, PA on July 23, 1995.
Rev. Milteer came to
in September 1995 and served faithfully as Administrative Assistant to the
pastor for four years. Upon the retirement of Rev. Roger P. Derricotte,
the Church extended the call to Rev. Milteer to serve, as its eighth Pastor
in the history of the church.
His knowledge of God’s word along with his
experience in the ecclesiastical duties of ministry has greatly enhanced
since his call to the pastorate. New ministries have been
established and a high-tech video system has been incorporated in the church
which he uses in both his teaching and preaching ministry. Mt. Olivet
has grown spiritually, numerically, and financially under his leadership.
Some of his affiliations include: Northern
of Religion (Chairman of the Board), Baptist Minister’s Conference of
and Vicinity, General Baptist Convention of
and the National Baptist Convention USA, Inc.
Most importantly, Rev. Milteer is a born
again servant of the Lord Jesus Christ who has a true love for people. He is
a man with a vision for the future and one who is excited about the
challenges of ministry in the twenty-first century.
Pastor Milteer can be reached at