B.S., B.A., North Carolina State University (1997)
M.Div, Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary (2003)
Pastor Martin was called to serve as Senior Pastor at Epiphany in January, 2014. Prior to his call as senior pastor, Pastor Martin served for five years as the Associate Pastor at Epiphany and for 5 1/2 years as the Pastor of Emanuel’s Lutheran Church in Pittsburgh (Bellevue), PA. He is married to Melinda, and they have two daughters and a son. As Senior Pastor, Pastor Martin coordinates the staff and works with most areas of the congregation's ministry, including worship, finance, stewardship, and confirmation ministry. He has experience in youth and family ministry, specifically in the area of community service. Phillip blogs occasionally at www.sayitanotherway.blogspot.com. His sermon blog is www.saidanotherway.blogspot.com.