John Hodge : Pastor

John Hodge


John Hodge is a proven and versatile team player with a diverse background in Religious               Ministry/Counseling, as a High School Principal/Teacher and from a successful Military Career. He     has a PHD in Education Administration and two Master Degrees (Ministry & Education).


*Pastor assignments include the founding/ administering of the Dublin Mills Community Church in Hustowntown, Pa (1972-1988), Pastor of Clear Ridge Fellowship Independent Baptist Church in Everett, Pa (1994-2006), and currently the Pastor at Calvary Independent Baptist Church in McConnellsburg, Pa (2010-present)

*As a Missionary for Armed Forced Baptist Missions(2006-2010) supported/counseled Military Personnel at various locations including Korea and Croatia.

*Started as a High School Social Studies Teacher, progressive promotions to Principal/ Supervisory positions in Central Pennsylvania School Districts.

Trudy Glunt : Secretary

Trudy Glunt


Trudy has been described as the glue that holds us all together. She plays a critical part here at the church by keeping everything running as smooth as clock work.

Heather Detwiler : Choir Director & Song Leader

Heather Detwiler

Choir Director & Song Leader

Whether its a Sunday Sermon or Christmas, Heather and her choir will have you singing in your seats. 

Crystal Detwiler : Piano Player

Crystal Detwiler

Piano Player

Crystal graces the congregation with skilled piano playing to accompany any hymn.