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Minister

James Blanton Gooch, American minister. Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1982. William Polk Newell Memorial fellow Austin Theological Seminary, 1982. Member Mineral Wells Ministerial Alliance.

Background

Gooch, James Blanton was born on July 13, 1947 in Abilene, Texas, United States. Son of Claude Blanton and Mary Ruth (Calhoun) Gooch.

Education

Bachelor, Hardin-Simmons University, 1969. Postgraduate, Texas Tech University, 1971. Postgraduate, University Texas, 1974.

Master of Divinity, Austin Theological Seminary, 1982.

Career

Pastor, 1st Presbyterian Church, Santa Anna, Texas, 1982-1985;pastor, 1st Presbyterian Church, Mineral Wells, Texas, since 1985. Delegate Texas Council Churches, 1984. Synod delegate Palo Duro Presbytery, 1982, 85.

Member commission on small church ministries, 1982-1985, commission on representation,1983-1985, presbytery coordinator county, 1984-1985. Synod delegate Grace Presbytery, 1989, 91, division care of church professionals, since 1988. Board directors Help Our Planet Earth, Inc., since 1986, Chairman of the Board, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Presbyterian Church (United States of America), 1982.

Membership

Member Mineral Wells Ministerial Alliance.

Connections

Married Nancy Eugenia South, December 23, 1968. Children: James Eric, Kim Hyo Eugenia.

father:
Claude Blanton Gooch

mother:
Mary Ruth (Calhoun) Gooch

spouse:
Nancy Eugenia South

child:
James Eric Gooch

child:
Kim Hyo Eugenia Gooch