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Here to Guide You

The best church leader is a team. At Herrin First Presbyterian Church, we’re blessed with an outstanding group of dedicated believers and religious leaders who conduct services, run events and keep our community on a clear spiritual path.


Transitional Pastor

Tom Hobson is responsible for encouraging and maintaining our church’s culture and continuing spiritual education by being an active leader in our faith community at Herrin First Presbyterian Church. He is also our sherpa as we seek our next installed (permanent) pastor.

Leslie Ebright

Church Secretary

Leslie keeps our office running.  She is a caring, dedicated, resourceful staff member with a servant heart.

Denise Basler

Clerk of Session

Denise is our top elected layperson.  She is the record-maker and record-keeper for our elders and for meetings of the congregation.

Gracie Reilly

Worship Leader

Gracie not only leads our team of Contemporary Worship musicians, she also knows how to lead the rest of us to truly sing and worship!

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