OUR TEAM AT PROVIDENCE.
Born and raised in Kentucky, Lud has served congregations in Russell and Newport, Kentucky, and Elderton, Pennsylvania, before being called as pastor of Westminster in 1987. He holds degrees from Asbury College (B.A.), Western Kentucky University (M.A.), and Princeton Theological Seminary (M. Div.). Lud has also studied at Pittsburgh, Harvard, and Oxford Universities. Married to Jean Diener Weaver, our Associate Pastor for Education, they are the parents of two grown children: Kate and Zach. Lud and Jean and their family are avid travelers and have visited and studied in countries and locales around the world.
COMMISIONED RULING ELDER STATED SUPPLY MINISTER
Elliott Grow was raised in Winnsboro, S.C. and graduated from Presbyterian College in 1994 where she met her husband, Justin. They married in 1998 and moved to Greenville in 2000 so that Justin could begin his law career. Elliott and Justin have two children Mac and Eva.
Elliott majored in elementary education at P.C. and received a Master of Education from the University of South Carolina. Elliott completed all necessary Commissioned Ruling Elder Classes through the South Carolina Lay School and Union Presbyterian Seminary.
DIRECTOR OF MUSIC/ORGANIST
Tim Gossett has served as Director of Music/Organist since March, 2001. A graduate of Carson-Newman University and Southwestern Seminary, he holds a Bachelor of Music Degree in Organ Performance and a Master of Music Degree in Sacred Music. Tim is also a Licensed Funeral Director and is manager of Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Southeast Chapel.
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