Our Staff

The Reverend George L. Sims, Interim Pastor (August 1, 2018-present)

Pastor Sims serves the congregation on a part-time basis. He has served more than 40 years in ministry including 26 years in other parishes. In addition, he worked in the field of philanthropy for 15 years as a Regional Gift Planner for the ELCA (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America) Foundation and Virginia Synod (10 years); and, in the last five years preceding retirement (2017) he was a member of the Philanthropy Staff of National Lutheran Communities & Services for the Village at Orchard Ridge in Winchester, VA.

At home, he enjoys cooking, puttering around the house and yard as well as spending time with his wife, Martha, children, and grandchildren.

Ricky Gearhart, Organist & Director of Music               

Ricky has held various positions in churches continuously since 1982. Ricky is a graduate of Shenandoah Conservatory of Shenandoah University with a degree in Music Education and a Graduate Certificate in Church Music. Ricky and his wife Cheryl have two children and two grandchildren and reside in Clearbrook, VA.

Brenda Boldin Parish Administrator

Brenda Boldin, Administrative Secretary

Bill Edmonson from Trinity Lutheran Church

William Edmonson, Treasurer

Theresa Horn, Housekeeper/Sexton