Rev. John Guthrie
The congregation of White Rock Presbyterian Church welcomed the church’s new pastor, the Rev. John Guthrie, to the pulpit Sunday, Jan. 5.
Pastor Guthrie is a native Texan, having spent most of his early years in San Antonio. He holds a bachelor’s degree in physics from Austin College (Sherman, Texas), the PhD degree in physics from the University of Texas at Dallas, and a Master of Divinity degree from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary.
His first career was invested in software engineering, research, and teaching. Pastor Guthrie taught physics at the University of Central Oklahoma for seven years.
Pastor Guthrie was ordained as a minister in 2006 and served two churches previously, in Colorado and Utah. He is a third-generation Presbyterian pastor and has been married to Nancy Guthrie for 33 years. They have four grown progeny.
White Rock Presbyterian Church is at 310 Rover Blvd., in White Rock. The church office phone is 672-3682, the office email address is firstname.lastname@example.org, and the church website is www.wrpchurch.com. Sunday worship is at 9:15 a.m. followed by fellowship and study.