Pastor Bob Leroe will be preaching to us on Sunday, September 19 and 26, 2021. His first sermon is entitled, “The Rich Young Ruler” with his Bible text coming from Luke 18:12-27. The next Sunday his sermon is entitled “Zacchaeus” and he will be using Luke 19:1-10 as his Bible text.
Rev. Dr. Bob Leroe was born in New Jersey and grew up as an “Army Brat” in Heidelberg, Germany and Governors Island New York. He has 2 Masters’ and a Doctoral degree, along with certification in Hospital Ministry and completion of the Army’s Command and General Staff College. He served 25 years as an Army Chaplain, retiring in 1999 as a Lieutenant Colonel. Highlights of his military service include participation in Desert Storm and Operation Joint Endeavor (the Balkans). He has been stationed throughout the United States, Germany and Korea. After his Senior Pastor of the Cliftondale Congregational Church for 17 years. Upon retirement he served as interim Pastor to two churches in Massachusetts. His family includes his wife Laura, son Matthew, and daughter Ruth. He is a guitar player and avid kayaker.