Pickard chosen as associate pastor or education and outreach

Posted on Friday, April 12, 2013 at 1:18 pm

Lebanon Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 714 Lebanon, Road, Jefferson City, recently issued a call to Ronald D. Pickard, Ed.D. to serve as the associate pastor of education and outreach.

Pickard’s focus will be fostering the spiritual growth of the congregation and seeking ways the church can minister God’s love to the community surrounding the church.

A graduate of the Program of Alternate Studies through Memphis Theological Seminary, Pickard brings a life-long desire to serve God to Lebanon C.P.Church. His background also includes more than 30 years in education as a teacher and administrator as well as sales, building construction and farming in his native South Dakota.

“We at Lebanon are excited about having Ron as a part of our church. We are looking forward to a commission from the Presbytery of East Tennessee of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church ordaining Dr. Pickard sometime in April.”

The church is located off Mt. Horeb Road. For more information, call 423-581-1092 or 423-581-6292.

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