Elders, Deacons, & Staff

About the Pastor

Rev. Stephen P. “Gutty” Gutridge

The Reverend Stephen P. Gutridge is known to his friends as “Gutty” or “Pastor Gutty,” his
children call him “Dad” and/or “Pop,” and his grandchildren call him “Paw Paw.” He is a
preacher, teacher, writer, and story-teller passionate about the Good News of Jesus Christ and
spreading it in ways that children and un-churched people can grasp. He is also an experienced
conference and retreat speaker.
Gutty has been a Senior Pastor, Transitional Pastor, writer, conference speaker, and storyteller
for many years. He had a successful career in the business world in industrial equipment sales.
God was very patient with him calling him to pastoral ministry one little call at a time. He is a
graduate of Palmer Theological Seminary, St. Davids Pennsylvania and the University of
Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky where he played football on a full scholarship.
Gutty and his lovely wife, Paula, have two adult sons, Steve, who lives with them. Charlie,
married to Mary Elizabeth and two grandchildren, James and Summer Raye.

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Elder

  • Judy Kurtzrock
  • Glenn Jeffries
  • Dave Carney
  • Scott Snyder
  • Sherry Kaib
  • Sharon Weigle
  • Sue Bartley
  • Melissa DiThomas
  • Tom Thompson

Deacons

  • Gloria Walker
  • Pam Myers
  • Joe Klug
  • Janet Kocher
  • Pat Schultz
  • Donna Heindl
  • Patty Stahl
  • Maureen Strawn
  • Cindy Neff
  • Aaron Rose
  • Melissa Ola

Our Staff

Pastor

Pastor Stephen (Gutty) Gutridge

gutty8506@gmail.com

484-318-0578

Re.

Financial Secretary
Kris Cress
kriscgladerun@gmail.com

Administrative Assistant

Kris Cress
gladerun@gladerunchurch.org

Pastoral Assistant
Gloria Dillner
gloria_gladerun@yahoo.com

Director, Worship and Music and Celebrant Singers
Carol Jamison

Director, Chancel Choir
Glenna Smiesko

Pianist
Bev Weston

Chancel Choir Accompanist/Organist
Jeannie Allen

Childcare Coordinator
Juli Louttit

Teacher/Director, The Preschool Place
Lynn Bridge
preschoolplace1@yahoo.com

Youth Program

Treasurer
Eric Schultz

Technology Coordinator
Lili Byrer

Sound Coordinator
Alex Ola & Codi Reed