Rev. Judson Marvel, Senior Pastor
Pastor Marvel was installed on May 14, 2023. Previous to Grace, Jud served as Pastor of Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church in Wayzata, MN since 2015. He earned his Master of Divinity at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey. He earned his Master of Theology at Puritan Reformed Seminary in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Pastor Marvel is currently a PhD candidate in Systematic Theology at the Puritan Reformed Seminary. Although Pastor Marvel has served our risen Lord as Pastor in churches from New York to Michigan, he has roots in Arizona. He graduated high school in Tucson, and his widowed father still lives in Tucson. Pastor Marvel and his wife Jodi have four children.
Rev. Ken Roth, Pastor Emeritus
Pastor Ken was originally called to be an evangelist at Grace Church. He preached his first sermon on Easter Sunday, 2005. After a season of leading the church in a study of the Westminster Standards and the Book of Church Order, Grace Church was particularized as a church in the PCA on Reformation Sunday 2005. Once a Reformed identity was established, Grace Church changed its name to Grace Presbyterian Church.After having faithfully serving for almost two decades, Pastor Roth announced his retirement at the January 2022 congregational meeting. His well-earned retirement started on January 1, 2023.The Session conferred the honorarium of "Pastor Emeritus" on Ken, knowing that he will remain active in the service of God and of Grace Presbyterian Church. Ken and his Wife Connie have two children.
The Ruling Elders
Ryan Ellison (Chair)