The Reverend Martha Clementson
A native of Pennsylvania, Pastor Martha grew up in Uniontown, Pennsylvania where her father served as a Lutheran pastor. She is a graduate of Capital University, Columbus, Ohio and the Lutheran Theological Seminary, Gettysburg.
Pastor Martha began her service at Grace in December, 2007. Along with Pastor Kevin, she provides leadership in worship, preaching, teaching and pastoral care. Pastor Martha relates to the Evangelism, Social Ministry, Christian Education, and Worship Committees at Grace. She also works with the Personnel and Risk Management Committees. She works with women’s ministry and leads Confirmation Ministry.
Prior to arriving at Grace, Pastor Martha served for twenty years as Assistant to the Bishop in the Southwestern Pennsylvania Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. She served on the ELCA Evangelism Task Force and was a participant in the 2006 ELCA International Ecumenical Visit.
Pastor Martha serves on the Candidacy Committee of the Delaware-Maryland Synod and is President of the Board of Trustees of the Carroll Lutheran School.
Pastor Martha and Pastor Kevin are parents of one daughter, Beth, who is also an ordained pastor in the ELCA.