Elders

Pastor Jerry Mead

Jerry and LindaJerry and Linda have been married since 1975 and have three grown children.  After working in Business and Industry for 13 years, Jerry graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1984 and then continued on to Covenant Theological Seminary where he received his Masters of Divinity in 1989.  He served as youth director at Trinity Reformed Church (RCA) in Munster, IN from 1984 -1985.  He completed a Pastoral internship at Cornerstone Presbyterian Church, Youngstown, OH in 1989.  Jerry then served as the Pastor of Martinsburg Presbyterian Church in Bruin, PA from 1990 to 1998.  He was called to Pilgrim Presbyterian Church to serve as our Pastor in August of 1998. Pastor Mead completed his Doctor of Ministry degree through Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

Jim Fink

Jim and Rita FinkJim is currently semi-retired and works with his brother-in-law doing taxes and other business activities.  Before retiring Jim served as an officer in the U.S. Army and in management at J.C. Penney.  He served as a ruling elder with the Reformed Presbyterian church from 1990-2004 in Upper Chichester, PA.  He has been serving at Pilgrim PCA since 2005.  He also serves as the clerk of Session and the treasurer of the Potomac Presbytery.  He and his wife Rita have been married for over 45 years.  They have 2 great sons, 2 great daughters, and 2 grandsons.

 

Rick Wilburn

Rick and Debbie WilburnRick currently works as a Memorial Counselor for Hammaker Memorials. He is also an independent Business Owner with Melaleuca the Wellness Company.   He has served as a ruling elder in the PCA since1997 and a member of Pilgrim PCA since 1975.  Rick and his wife Debbie have two children and 7 grandchildren. Rick also served on the Board of Directors of Stauros Ministries from 1995 – 2015, a ministry to those with addiction to alcohol and drugs.

 Daniel Jones

Daniel has attended Pilgrim his entire life, and has been an elder since January 2017.  He is currently a mail carrier in Inwood, West Virginia.  He has been married to Elizabeth since 2010, and they have two sons.  He is the secretary of the Berkeley County chapter of West Virginians for Life, and he and his family run Covenant Family Library.