Under the leadership of Apostle Sharon R. Robinson, she along with her Father, Elder Arthur P. Crawford co-founded and incorporated New Jerusalem Temple of the Living God (Inter-denominational), along with four members. The Lord, through His divine providence, opened the doors for the ministry on, July 12 1998 at the Expo Center, Pennsauken, NJ. When the Expo Center was sold 4 years later there would be a transition period. From hotel to hotel, to shared facilities.
After transition period, on December 31, 2008 New Jerusalem Temple of the Living God purchased
their property & edifice at 1225 Collings Avenue, West Collingswood, NJ 08107.
Our foundation has always been prayer, fasting, the full gospel, operation of miracles, signs, wonders, mighty deeds, healing & deliverance. New Jerusalem Temple Is known for radical praise, prolific worship, and a superlative music ministry. The harvest of souls is at the forefront of ministry. From the genesis of ministry, street/outreach/evangelizing has been most rewarding. “It is wonderful to see all ages coming together to take the love of Christ to the streets to evangelize in our area.”
Ministries have been formulated to minister to the Whole Man/Woman in a Holistic Way, through our ministries for Men, Women, Youth, Married, Singles, etc. In 2010 the HOPE (Helping Other People Escape) Ministry was launched, which provide weekly hot meals, groceries from the food pantry, to include personal hygiene items, and clothing; prepares holiday dinners and has provided temporary shelter/weather resistant units for at risk & homeless families. (We are 501(c)3 all contributions are tax deductible).
New Jerusalem Temple of the Living God Fellowship of Churches was formulated with Pastors, Bishops, Apostles, Prophets to extend the reach & broaden the borders of the Kingdom of God internationally.
Lives are being touched, disciples endued with power from on high, educated, empowered & trained to go into all the world.
Apostle Sharon Robinson
II Corinthians 10:4 "For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds."
Apostle Robinson is one of eight children and is proud to say that she is a "PK" (Preacher's Kid) born to Elder/Mother Priscilla & the late Elder Arthur P. Crawford. One of her greatest accomplishments is being the mother of her beautiful daughter, Kalona V. Robinson.
In September 1991, she began Ministerial study and the life application of the word, which would prepare her for the work of the Lord & on June 1993 she graduated & received Ministerial License from Cooper Memorial Bible School. In January 1994, she received Ministerial License from her own local church, Macedonia Baptist Church. This was a tremendous work of the Lord in itself, for she was one of the three women who received license in the 70 year history of the church. Later went on to receive elevation and ordination, July 6, 1997.
September 12, 1997 under the leadership of Apostle Sharon R. Robinson, she along with her Father, Elder Arthur P. Crawford co-founded and incorporated New Jerusalem Temple of the Living God (Inter-denominational), along with four members. The Lord, through His divine providence, opened the doors for the ministry on, July 12 1998 at the Expo Center, Pennsauken, NJ.
With a no-nonsense and practical approach to the gospel, Apostle Robinson has a divine understanding of the word of God and delivers the word with triumphant victory: breaking strongholds and destroying yokes. Known for operating in all nine gifts of Holy Spirit, walking in God’s Graces for miracles, deliverance, healing & casting out devils. She has preached nationally & internationally at Conferences, Revivals, Workshops, various Platforms & Arenas. In 2005 debuted "Divine Light” radio and TV Ministry. Whichever media platform, Apostle Robinson has always been noted for preaching an un-compromised message of power, faith, hope and the restoration of Jesus Christ. She’s prayed, counseled & sometimes was just a listening ear for countless men & women who called in to the weekly prayer line between 4:30-6:00 AM.
Apostle Robinson was employed with a non-profit organization, Burlington County Community Action Program for 13 years. In her tenure she served as Director of the Unified Child Care Services which required oversight of a 9 million dollar operation of Social Services Programs.
During her Pastorate, Apostle Robinson ministered weekly at assisted living facilities where seniors were blessed with love, hope, compassion & the word of God. She ministered at Youth Correctional Facilities & became a mentor. She’s also ministered to Women at the Women’s Shelter in Willingboro, NJ.
God has extended her boarders internationally. Currently through the Grace of God, Apostle Robinson has connected with ministries in Kenya, Cameroon, France & Ghana.
December 31, 2008 New Jerusalem Temple of the Living God purchased their property & edifice at 1225 Collings Avenue, West Collingswood, NJ 08107. April 11, 2010 Apostle Robinson was duly consecrated Bishop in the Lord’s Church. And October 9, 2010 received the Apostle’s affirmation.
After which formulating New Jerusalem Temple of the Living God Fellowship of Churches. Apostle Robinson continues to be humbled by God’s divine providence for her life. "My aspiration is to fulfill God’s perfect will, His plan and purpose that would effectuate change in the world.”
To Minister to the Whole Man In A Holistic Way
Mantra - The New Jerusalem Temple of the Living God is a Kingdom Ministry of Excellence. Our primary goal is to satisfy our covenant members & those who worship with us. Our Worship is designed to be energizing, electrifying and “enter-active”. 90 minutes of God Encountering Moments!
Our Goal is Stability — Consistency — Excellence
Instruction and demonstration of “The Zoe Life” (Living the God-Kind-of-Life, the Good Life! ) This is a Ministry that feed you Spiritually, Physically and the Fellowship is out of this world. You’ll tell family & friends we had Worship, We receive the Word and they put in the Work!