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Pastor Tom Fries

 Pastor Tom Fries has been with us for almost 3 years now, and our congregation is growing under his leadership - Praise the Lord!  He grew up in Wayne County, PA on a Dairy Farm, and his first job was a farm hand, then school teacher.  His family includes his son Erik, Erik's wife Paige, his son Andrew, 3 grandchildren, and his mother Laneta. 
People he admires include Golda Mier, Jimmy Carter and Richard Rohr. Hobbies include fishing, and his favorite quote is "Work is love made visible".

Pastor Tom has served previously in Bethlehem and also locally at Hempfield. 


Gabriel's Horn, Comments Written by Pastor Tom

  • Comments written by Pastor Tom Fries for the newsletter, Gabriel's Horn, can be accessed below.

  • Gabriel's Horn, Pastor Tom Fries, September, 2019 More Than Just for Sneezes ! “God bless you.” We hear it often. So let’s pause and think: The noun “blessing” is used to convey God’s favor and protection ...
    Posted Aug 30, 2019, 9:22 AM by Lois Kerchner
  • Gabriel's Horn, Pastor Tom Fries, July-August, 2019 Sing a Lot this Summer!  Martin Luther, the great leader of the Reformation movement of the 16th century, has left us with many memorable quotes. I have long enjoyed ...
    Posted Aug 30, 2019, 9:18 AM by Lois Kerchner
  • Gabriel's Horn, Pastor Tom, June, 2019 Pentecost Eyes  You will never look into the eyes of someone God does not love! On the southern border of the empire of Cyrus, there lived a great chieftain named ...
    Posted May 29, 2019, 6:28 PM by Lois Kerchner
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