Richard Sutherland

Pastor Rich Sutherland attended Bob Jones University from1969-1971, when he got drafted into the military.  He joined the Marine Corps and served the next seven years as a criminal investigator.  He was honorably discharged as a staff sergeant in 1978. He has been married to Linda Sutherland since 1970.

Pastor Sutherland completed his Batchelor of Arts in Bible through Faith Bible Theological Seminary in Pensacola, FL.  He has served in Christian education since 1978 and has been the pastor and administrator of Fellowship Ministries since 1999, when the Lord led him to begin it. He faithfully serves in any capacity needed, including maintenance man, bus driver, and ministry coordinator.

Pastor Sutherland currently teaches Social Studies in the ULC.