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Our Pastor

    Reverend Dr. William D. Hess II


Dr. Hess comes to us with many years of experience, including 26 years as Pastor and Head of Staff at First Presbyterian Church in West Chester, PA.  He has also served as Temporary Co-Pastor and Supply Pastor at several churches in the Pennsylvania area. 


During the summer months, he enjoys serving as the Chaplain of Christ Union Chapel in Branchville, NJ.  

Dr. Hess and his wife, Beverly, live in West Chester and have 3 adult children and 6 grandchildren.  They both enjoy golfing, hiking, and traveling.