For immediate release July 1, 2013                    
Media contact:  Donna Dodson 410.409.5378



Minister Ronald S. Dodson Sr. has been appointed as campus pastor of the Celebrate Recovery Ministry at Infinite Grace Fellowship by resident Bishop Marcus Matthews of the Baltimore-Washington Conference. Min. Ronald S. Dodson Sr. began his appointment on July 1.  The church is located at 5130 Greenwich in Baltimore, on the city’s historic “40 West” corridor. 

Minister Dodson is a native of Baltimore MD. Min. Dodson started his career after attending Hampton University with the United States Air Force retiring in 1998.  He is currently employed with the United States Postal Service working in Human Resources.

Prior to his appointment, Minister Dodson served the Mt. Winans UMC congregation for 19 years under the leadership of some awesome Elders. During that time he served in many capacities some of which were, as musician and choir director, chaperone to ROCK, Lay Minister, and Lay Leader.  He is a member of the first graduating class in 2009 for Certified Lay Ministers for the Baltimore Washington Conference.  The Dodson’s also conducted bible studies and a couple’s ministry “Making Love Last A Life Time”.

His favorite scripture is:  John 9:4 that says, “We must work the work of Him who sent Me, as long as it is day; night is coming, when no man can work.”  (NKJV)

Dodson is married to Lay Minister Donna Dodson and they have three children Deena, Dana, and Ronald Jr., two son-in-laws Quinn Sr., and Joshua Sr. and two grandsons Quinn Jr. and Joshua Jr. 

The Baltimore-Washington Conference of The United Methodist Church is comprised of 694 congregations with nearly 200,000 members. It is the home of Methodism in America, with the founding of the denomination at Lovely Lane Chapel in 1784.