THE REV. GEORGE O. ROGERS

Pastor at FPC since 1 May 2006

     E-mail:  pastor@fpcmonroe.com

 

 

 

 

Professional:

  • Ordained by:  Presbytery of Beaver-Butler (UPCUSA) on 5 Oct 1980
  • Member of:  Presbytery of Greater Atlanta (PCUSA)
  • Pastorates:  PA, IN, TX, GA
  • Military:  Chaplain, US Army Reserves (8 1/2 years)

 

Education:

  • Pikeville High School (KY):  diploma
  • University of Kentucky:  2 years, no degree
  • Pikeville College (KY):  Bachelor of Arts (double major:  History & English)
  • Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (MA):  Master of Divinity
  • US Army (Fort Monmouth NJ): Chaplain Officer Basic, Chaplain Officer Advanced 

 

Personal:

  • Birthplace:  Lexington, Kentucky
  • Wife:  Rita (since 14 Feb 75)
  • Children:  Rachel (married w/ 2 sons); Anna (married w/ 3 sons)

 

Hobbies and Interests:

  • Family
  • Music:  Baroque, Broadway, Bluegrass, 60's, Mariachi, Merengue
  • Travel:
  •      Europe:  Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slavakia, Spain, Switzerland, the UK, Vatican City
  •      Middle East:  Israel, Jordan
  •      North America & Caribbean:  Bahamas, Belize, Canada (6 provinces), Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico (12 states + D.F.), U.S. (48 states + D.C.)
  •      South America:  Chile, Colombia, Peru
  • Español
  • Baking:  breads, pizza crust, pies w/ homemade crust
  • Photography
  • Reading:  news, geopolitics, history, sci-fi
  • Bicycle Touring
  • Tea (loose, black)
  • Sports Interests:  Kentucky Wildcat basketball, Cincinnati Reds baseball


Other:

  • Eagle Scout
  • Kentucky Colonel
  • Rotary International