J. Roy Sharpe

J. Roy Sharpe

J. Roy Sharpe

Interim Pastor
Interim Pastor J. Roy Sharpe, M.Div. is an ordained Presbyterian minister working with churches in transition between installed pastors. His work as an Interim Ministry Specialist for the past fifteen years, has taken him to Atlanta, GA, Indianapolis, IN, Red Bank NJ, Augusta, GA and to several churches in Florida.
He was born and reared in the mountains of western North Carolina. Roy attended Berea College in Berea, KY where he received a BA in History and Political Science. His graduate study in theology was at Louisville Presbyterian Seminary in Louisville, KY. He did his post-graduate work in Organizational Development and Systems Theory at McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago.
Roy has been the featured speaker at many church retreats and leadership training events. In 1993 he was the Keynote Speaker at the National Presbyterian Youth Conference in Montreat, NC. He returned as Conference Preacher in 2000.
His wife, Harolyn, is a dramatic artist; performing one-woman shows for churches, clubs and conventions. Harolyn was, for many years, on the National Faculty of Coaches for the Galef Institute, an educational foundation based in Los Angeles, CA. She currently is Professor of Speech and Communication at Florida State College Jacksonville and serves as a ruling elder at Lakewood Presbyterian Church in Jacksonville.
Roy's hobbies are fishing, carpentry, and writing. The Sharpes have four children, six grandchildren and no pets.

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