Grace Advent Christian Church
Rev. Nelson Howell has served in the U.S. Marine Corp. during the Korean War and is a recipient of a Purple Heart. He joined the ministry after retiring from the paper mill.
Ruth Lucas graduated from Berkshire Christian College with a BA in Music Education. She has a passion for music and directs the choir, children's Christmas program and teaches piano lessons. She also teaches two of our kids ministry classes.
Pastor Wayne Lucas attended Cambell University and graduated from Berkshire Christian College with a BA in Theology. He has been in the ministry since 1974 and here at Grace since 1994.
Rev. Lucas and his wife, Ruth, are blessed with 4 children and 2 grandchildren.
Heather Graff leads our middle and high school ministry. She's passionate about encouraging the next generation to be followers of Christ, live out Godly principles and to know that they are never too young to share the Gospel with others.