Our Stated Supply/Pastor Elect is Sam Ketcham who is a recent graduate of the Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Greenville. SC.
Sam’s Ordination and Installation service will be held on February 2, 2018 at 6:30 pm in the Fresno R.P. Church. See bio below.
We have three Ruling Elders, Charles (Bus) Archer, Danny Gthright and Paul Hemphill.
We have three Deacons, Jason Paul, Harold Harikian and Christina Harikian.
From June 1988 until March 1, 2017 our pastor was Rev. Tim McCracken, who retired to pursue prison ministry.
Samuel was born in 1984 and spent his entire youth in Birmingham, AL growing up in a Christian home. At an early age, the Lord gave Samuel a heart for military service. He received an appointment to the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY and graduated in 2007.
After serving as an Army officer for six years, he began his seminary studies in 2012, and graduated in 2017, from Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. He is currently the Stated Supply and Pastor Elect for the Fresno RP Church.
Samuel is married and has four young children. Besides studying theology and spending time with his family, Sam enjoys working out and playing sports.