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Minister

Robert William Mentze, American minister. Governor's scholar State of California, 1970; recipient Community Service award Kiwanis International, Escondido, 1982. Founder Lakeside Ministerial Association, 1985, president, 1986, 90-91. Fellow Phi Kappa Phi (life, graduate fellow 1974); member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma (senior advisor 1973-1974).

Background

Mentze, Robert William was born on September 29, 1952 in San Diego, California, United States. Son of Walter William and Margaret Jane (Troxel) Mentze.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, San Diego State University, 1974. Master of Divinity, San Francisco Theological Seminary, San Anselmo, California, 1977. Postgraduate, Westminster Theological Seminary, Escondido, California, since 1990.

Career

Writer, announcer, Family Radio Network, El Cajon, California, 1970-1974; youth director intern, First Presbyterian Church, San Diego, 1973; youth director, Marin Covenant Church, San Rafael, California, 1974-1977; associate pastor, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Escondido, California, 1977-1984; pastor, Community Presbyterian Church, Lakeside, California, since 1984. Chairman worship committee Presbytery of San Diego, 1988, evangelism committee, 1992. Advisory board, treasurer Lakeside (California) Christian Helps Center, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer numerous songs, hymns, anthems and keyboard works.

Membership

Founder Lakeside Ministerial Association, 1985, president, 1986, 90-91. Fellow Phi Kappa Phi (life, graduate fellow 1974). Member Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma (senior advisor 1973-1974).

Connections

father:
Walter William Mentze

mother:
Margaret Jane (Troxel) Mentze