Dr. James Cartin
Skip joined the staff as Minister of Education in 1987 and accepted the call to be our pastor in 1993. He retired in August of 2015. Originally from Columbia, South Carolina, Skip earned his bachelor's degree from the University of South Carolina. Skip received his Master of Divinity at Western Seminary and his Doctor of Ministry from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Skip served on the staff of Campus Crusade for Christ in Canada and the U.S. before serving in churches in Oregon, Chicago, and South Carolina. Skip and his wife Caroline were married in 1977 and have three children: Walt, Susie, and Rion and five grandchildren.