Ryan J. Gaffney - Pastor
Reverend Ryan Gaffney was born in nearby Melbourne FL, but came to College Park the long way, through California, Kansas, and Texas. In each of those places he became involved in unique ministry opportunities, beginning in Youth and Children's Ministry, then Planting a College Ministry through IVCF, and finally completing his Masters of Divinity at Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

Ryan is a reformed evangelical Christian, committed to teaching the Bible, and to leading people into greater understanding of God and his teachings.


Aaron W. Penfield - Music Director
Aaron W. Penfield is the Director of Choral Activities and the Music Theatre Director at Howard Middle School. He is the conductor of four choirs, including the Ranger Chorus. In addition, Aaron also organizes and directs two major musicals each year at HMS, which are performed for thousands of elementary-aged students. In addition, he teaches courses in music technology, utilizing the latest technology to teach music theory and composition. Mr. Penfield holds a Bachelors Degree in Choral Music Education from Florida State University. An active vocalist and performer, Mr. Penfield has performed extensively with many choirs, and has performed under the direction of great composers and conductors, such as John Rutter, Krzysztof Penderecki, André Thomas, and Bobby McFerrin, and he has also performed with the London Symphony Orchestra. Mr. Penfield is a member of multiple choral groups, including the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park. Aaron is an active member of Florida Music Educators' Association, Florida Vocal Association, and American Choral Directors' Association. He lives in the Orlando area with his wife, Megan.


Carol Dalton - Office Manager
Carol Dalton, long time church member, is the Office Manager. She comes with a wealth of experience in the administrative field and is enjoying a third career. She has served as a Senior Customer Service Representative for Progress Energy of Florida and as Human Resources Administrator for a local manufacturing company. Carol's office welcomes all of us to phone or come in for work and appointments. She has organized our office to serve everyone in our church. Carol is married to Tom Dalton, who is an elder of this church. They have two daughters, Michelle and Mindy, a grandson, Dalton.


Sara Robinson - Children's Ministry Director
Sara Robinson was born and raised in central Florida and grew up attending a local Christian grade school and high school. She attended Georgia Southern University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Therapeutic Recreation. She used her education, knowledge, skills, and creativity in long term care as Therapeutic Recreation Director for nearly ten years. She developed a highly recognized therapeutic recreation program by creating a strong team of staff and volunteers to facilitate stimulating and adaptive activities for adults and geriatrics.

Sara feels God led her to this path at College Park Presbyterian Church and the opportunity to care for and teach children of God’s love. Since her start as Children's Ministry Director in 2007, it has been her goal to provide a loving, consistent, safe and fun Christian environment for the children. It is because of the support from the strong team of teachers, volunteers and church family, that the growth and success of the Children’s Ministry has become possible.


John Olbert - Media technician
John has been serving the Lord as a musician, screenwriter, producer and author for many years. His credits include "The Christmas Chronicles" (A way to the manger); airing on USA radio networks and "Why the Evergreen's stay green". He is a teacher for drama and sports at Lakemont Elementary, via the extended day program as well as creative director for Splash US Development, Patriot Media (Scotland) and the 2G Group (Spain).

 
 
  SUNDAYS
8:55am: Fellowship Hall Prayer Time
9-10am: Sunday School for All Ages
10:30-11:30am: Worship for All Ages
11:30am: Fellowship
12pm: Bell Practice 2nd, 3rd & 5th Sundays
  THURSDAYS
7:30-8:30am: Men's Ministry
6:30pm: Chancel Choir Rehearsal
10/5, 10/12, 10/19 & 10/26
  OCTOBER
1: Worship Service/ Celebrate World Communion at 10:30am
1: Fellowship Time in Fellowship Hall at 11:30am
1: Fellowship & Education Meeting at 12pm
Worship & Music Meeting at 12pm
3: Operations Committee at 7pm
8: Worship Service at 10:30am
8: Fellowship Time in Fellowship Hall at 11:30am
8: Witness & Service Committee at 12pm
10: Faith Circle in Chapel at 10:30am
14: Ethnic Heritage Potluck at Church from 4-8pm
15: Worship Service at 10:30am
15: Fellowship Time in Fellowship Hall at 11:30am
17: Bridge Builders in Chapel from 10-11:30am
19: Presbytery Meeting in Vero Beach at 9:30am
22: Worship Service - Acolyte & Bible Awards at 10:30am
22: Fellowship Meal in Fellowship Hall at 11:30am
22: Session Meeting in Conference Room at 12:30pm
22: Deacon's Meeting in Chapel at 12:30pm
24: Personnel Committee at 7pm
28: Family Game Night - Light Meal - 5-8pm
29: Worship Service/Reformation Sunday at 10:30am
29: Fellowship Time in Fellowship Hall at 11:30am



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Ryan J. Gaffney, Pastor
118 East Par Street
Orlando, FL 32804
407.898.4671