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Minister

Barry Bruce Heath, American minister. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1971. Merit award Salem Hospital, 1981. Chairman board directors Willamette Red Cross, Salem, 1989, 90, Blue Mountain Clinical Oncology Program, 1978-1980; vice chair Salem Memorial Hospital Board, Lagrande, Oregon, 1978-1980. Member Cascades Presbytery.

Background

Heath, Barry Bruce was born on July 4, 1946 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Stanley Watson and May Sceret (Colman) Heath.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Indiana University, 1968. Master of Divinity, San Francisco Theological Seminary, 1971. Postgraduate, Dominican College, 1970.

Postgraduate, School Theology at Claremont, California.

Career

Sales professional, Westminster Press, Philadelphia, 1969;associate pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Idaho Falls, Idaho., 1971-1975;pastor, First Presbyterian Church, LaGrande, Oregon, 1975-1981;senior pastor, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Salem, Oregon, since 1982. Moderator Eastern Oregon Presbytery, 1981, Synod of the Pacific, 1980, moderator vocation division, 1984-1986. Member legislation commission Ecumenical Ministryof Oregon, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1971.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing editor Presbyterian Outlook magazine, 1978-1979.

Membership

Chairman board directors Willamette Red Cross, Salem, 1989, 90, Blue Mountain Clinical Oncology Program, 1978-1980. Vice chair Salem Memorial Hospital Board, Lagrande, Oregon, 1978-1980. Member Cascades Presbytery.

Connections

Married Connie Lue Gresso, December 20, 1968. Children: Bryn Michelle, Ashley Maye.

father:
Stanley Watson Heath

mother:
May Sceret (Colman) Heath

spouse:
Connie Lue Gresso

child:
Bryn Michelle Heath

child:
Ashley Maye Heath