Pastor Bob Info
Our pastor is Rev. Bob Klingler.
Pastor Bob is a graduate of Gannon University in Erie, Pa.
He attended METHESCO, the Methodist Theological School in Ohio.
While there he earned a dual degree: a Master of Divinity
and a Master of Arts in Liturgical Arts,
as well as a certification in Town and Rural Ministries.
In November of 1991 he was among the first group of Rural Chaplains to be certified
by the newly formed Rural Chaplain's Association.
He has served in small town and rural churches for the past 26 years.
Outdoor worship celebrating Cranesville's bicentennial.
Pastor Bob in period costume introduces Herbert the frog!
Pastor Bob has been joyfully married to Julie (Semrau) for 25 years.
They have three beautiful daughters:
Molly, Bethany, and Emma.
Just "clowning" around!
Pastor Bob enjoys clown ministry as well as puppet ministry.
Pastor Bob believes in being active in the community.
He volunteers in the school district and is active in the area ministerium.
He currently serves as the president of the Board of Directors
for the Northwestern Community Youth Center.
At the elementary school halloween parade!