Pavel Nikolaevich Kolesnikov
Chairman of the Board All-Union Fraternity Evangelical Christian
Pavel Nikolaevich Kolesnikov was born 12 of March 1965 in Jalal-Abad (Kirgizia). He was fourth child in pastor's family, the famouse man Nickolay Andreevich Kolesnikov who serves in church.
Since 1966 the family have been lived in Alma-Ata, Kazakhstan.
He recieved Jesus as his personal Savior duringmass evangelism in 1978.
He graduated musical school with honors and he went to Academy of Music in 1980 as a violinist.
He was baptized in 1981.
He started to preach in the Church, sing in a choir, and lead chamber- symphony orchestra of the First Baptist Church of Evangelic Christians in 1981.
He moved to Moscow with his parents in 1984 because of his father's resolutoin of migration in conference of All-Union Fraternity Evangelical Christian Baptists for service as a Treasurer of All-Union Fraternity Evangelical Christian Baptists .
He started leadministry for young people in local Baptist Churchof Evangelic Christians Baptists in town Mytischi.
He started to serve in Soviet Army in 1985. When he came back from service in 1987, he started to serve as a secretory of«Evangelism and christian unity» department in clerical office ofAll-Union Fraternity Evangelical Christian Baptists. He also had been singing in Central Moscow Baptist Church of Evangelic Christians. He had been preaching and playing in church orchestra which I.S. Goncharenko leaded.
He have been maried in May 1988.In December 1989 he started his ministry as a pastor in Zelenograd (Moscow) on the recommendation and on blessing of V.I. Logvinenko, the Chairman of the Board All-Union Fraternity Evangelical Christian Baptists. He was ordinained as pastor of Zelenograd Baptist Church in March 1990. He was elected as Chairman of the Board All-Russian Fraternity Evangelical Christian in Spring 2010. The name of Board All-Union Fraternity Evangelical Christian was changed to
Board All-Union Fraternity Evangelical Christian because of registration of legal entity in September 2014.He had been studied as spesialist of practical theology and ministry in International Institute TSM in Vienna, Austria from 2010 till 2014. He was elected by Centralized Religion Organization of Evangelical Christians as Presidnt of «Christian Union « Blagovestie».