Contributors

Rev. Patricia Calahan
Pastor, Cornwall Presbyterian Church

Patricia currently serves as Pastor of Cornwall Presbyterian Church in Cornwall, New York. Previously, she was Associate Pastor at Davis Community Church in Davis, California. She received her Master of Divinity from Union Theological Seminary and also holds degrees violin performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music. In her free time she enjoys playing the violin and cooking with her daughter.

Lynn Costa
Lynn Costa completed training as a Commissioned Ruling Elder (CRE) and currently provides pulpit supply, Christian education and community garden leadership in the Hudson Valley.  She works in NYC in Human Resources and lives in Monroe, NY with her husband and children.

Chaplain Ken Sampson
Chaplain Ken Sampson is a retired Army Chaplain.  Originally from California, he served seven years as coach, Chaplain and Bible teacher at the Reformed Church in America’s home mission, Southern Normal School, Brewton, Alabama.  While at Southern Normal he met and married his wife Kate.  The Sampsons have two children, Michael (39) and Jenn (36).  Chaplain Sampson currently works part-time as Military Liaison with Guideposts Outreach.

Erik Simon
Candidate for Ministry with Hudson River Presbytery, Seminary Student at Drew Theological Seminary, and Bridge Pastor for Palisades Presbyterian Church.