We operate under the headship of Jesus Christ and are led by elders and deacons. Anton Bosch is our teaching elder.
Privileged to be born into a long line of preachers, Anton Bosch met the Lord Jesus Christ as his Saviour in 1968. In 1971 he entered the Theological College of South Africa for two years, completed the third year by correspondence and was awarded the Diploma in Theology. In 2001 he earned the degree BTh(hons) and in 2005 he was awarded the degree Master in Theology cum laude. The title of his dissertation was “The pastoral and practical principles on which the churches in the New Testament are based”
From 1973 to 1997 years he served with the Assemblies of God in seven different congregations in South Africa. He also travelled widely ministering throughout Southern-Africa conducting seminars and as a guest speaker in various churches.
In 1997 he left the denomination and established Plumbline Ministries (now AntonBosch.com) He continues to minister regularly in churches throughout Africa and the United States.
Anton was elected to the board of the International Fellowship of Christian Believers (formerly OFFI) with responsibility for the African continent and in 2004 was asked to serve as it’s international president. At the end of 2003 he was called to assist Burbank Community Church (Los Angeles, California) as it’s senior pastor. In 2008 he led the church through the move from Burbank to Sun Valley, where they are currently based.
It has been his life-long quest to rediscover New Testament Christianity and to call Christians and churches back to knowing, believing and living the Bible. He has planted a number of churches that are based on these principles. He is passionate about a correct exegesis of the Word and specialises in expository preaching and teaching.