Pastor John

The Rev. John Mark Rodkey

A dynamic, compassionate vision for life, ministry and faith


John Mark Rodkey
Pelham, MA 01002

  Statement of Faith | Position on Scripture  

Skills Summary

Preaching, Teaching, Pastoral care and counseling, Administrative leadership, Parish microeconomics, Worship leadership and development, music, Staff and leadership development

History of Pastoral Ministry

·         Pastor, New Church Development, Presbyterian Church in the Meadows, Granby, MA; ex-urban/college (UMass/Amherst/Mt. Holyoke), (125 members, 3 staff), 2003-2011.


·         Pastor/Head of Staff, Erin Presbyterian Church, Roseville (Detroit), MI; suburban community (465 members, 5 staff, ), 1993-2003.


·         Associate Pastor, Morristown Presbyterian Church, Morristown, NJ; urban/suburban (2500 members, 9 staff ), 1989-1993.


·         Pastor, Yoked Parish, Ryegate Presbyterian Churches, Ryegate, VT; rural (150 members), 1984-1989.



·        Asbury Theological Seminary, Beeson Institute, Lexington, Kentucky; Certificate of Advance Church Leadership, 2000


·         Harvard Divinity School, Institute of Biblical Studies,1993-1994


·         Andover-Newton Theological School, Newton, MA;  Special Student in Missiology and Evangelism, 1989


·        McCormick Theological Seminary, Chicago; Master of Divinity, 1984


·        Boston University, Boston, MA, Bachelor of Arts Sociology, Business Management, 1981


·        New England Conservatory of Music, Boston; Stephan Popov, master in ‘cello, 1977

Affiliations and Service to the Larger Church

References available upon request.