Don and Loretta Sharp are parents of two young adult married children and grandparents of six. Don enjoys his role as Pop to their grandchildren, hiking, biking, baseball, reading, gardening, traveling, history, crossword puzzles and a strong cup of coffee.
Don has 25 years of pastoral experience in five churches in Pennsylvania. He has served as Lead Pastor over 22 years at Kaufman Mennonite Church in Somerset County, and Stumptown Mennonite Church near Lancaster. He also served as interim pastor of three congregations in Lancaster, Pa. since 2013. Included in his pastoral ministry are training and experience in mediation.
As a pastor, Don desires to empower people to be the person God desires them to be. He believes the root of many faith struggles is people not realizing just how much God loves them.