Rev. Mark Rudolph
Education: M.Div. The Theological Seminary of the Reformed Episcopal Church.
Bio: Ordained in 1985 in the Reformed Episcopal Church, Mark transferred his orders to PEARUSA in November 2004. Mark began as Rector at St. John’s in September 2007. Prior to becoming Rector of St. John’s, he has worked as pastor, missionary, and teacher both in the US and in Germany. His interests include computers, ecclesiology, astronomy, the guitar, and leadership development. Mark and his wife Lynn have 5 sons, 3 daughters-in-law, and 11 grandchildren.
Rev. Ken Cook
Role: Associate Rector (Christian Formation)
Education: M.Div. Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary; Th.M. Westminster Theological Seminary.
Bio: Ken began ministry at St. John’s in 1988. His special interests include the English Reformation and music, especially blues/roots music, and rock and roll. He and his wife, Margie, have 2 children.
Role: Associate Rector (Emeritus)
Education: M.Div., Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry
Bio: Bill is a long-time member of St. John’s. Today he serves the church voluntarily following his retirement from a career in public education.
Dr. Steven McCollum
Role: Director of Music
Bio: Dr. Steven McCollum is Professor and Director of Choral Activities in the School of Music at Cairn University in Langhorne, Pennsylvania. Dr. McCollum holds Master’s and Doctorate degrees in Choral Conducting from the University of Washington and a Bachelor’s in Music from Biola University. He and his family reside in Warminster, Pennsylvania.
Education: Majored in Management at Philadelphia University.
Bio: Cindy came to St. John’s with over 35 years of office experience. Preparing and designing the weekly bulletins, posters and The Evangelist (our monthly newsletter) are among her favorite duties. She enjoys interacting with the members of the congregation. She also manages the church calendar, handles the bookkeeping, and supports the clergy. Cindy and her son, live in Bensalem. When she is away from the Church Office, she likes to watercolor cards, make jewelry and watch college sports.
Helen C. Miller
Role: Director of the St. John’s Family Resource Center
Education: B. S. in Secondary Education/Special Education. Major in Speech/Hearing/Language Therapy, with Minor in English, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. Graduate studies, Speech Pathology, Louisiana State University. Deaf Education courses, Louisiana State School for the Deaf, Baton Rouge, LA and The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ.
Bio: Helen is originally from Baton Rouge, LA and has lived in PA since 1985. Prior to working with St. John’s, she was a public school speech therapist for 10 years in LA. After she moved to PA she was an active community volunteer. She was an English as a Second Language instructor, and a job search skills teacher/social services counselor with two Bucks County nonprofits. She has worked for St. John’s since March, 2015, and is a member of the St. John’s choir, altar guild, and outreach committee. She loves to sing, spend time in her garden, and read, but her special delight is spending time with family and friends.