Rev. Paul E. Forrey Biography

Pastor Paul Forrey was born and raised in New Jersey. Paul enjoyed school and was active in youth sporting activities including swimming, golf, tennis, and baseball. He attended the Lawrenceville School and Rutgers University where he studied fine arts, art history, and religious philosophy. Paul continues to draw and paint, preferring to work in acrylics and pastel.

God called Paul into the professional ministry and he earned his M.Div degree from Lancaster Theological Seminary in Lancaster, PA where he pastored a congregation for several years. He was ordained in the United Church of Christ on August 1, 1993. Paul has pastored United Church of Christ congregations in FL and OH. He has also taught undergraduate courses in world religions, philosophy, and Western culture for two online universities.

Paul and Patricia Ross were married in 2012. Patricia works as a freelance writer for a number of firms in the technology industry. Patricia and Paul share their lives with three dogs—Kami, Millie, and Harry—and a cat named Lynx. Paul and Patricia enjoy hiking, reading, bicycle riding, movies, and going to baseball games. Go Reds! Patricia is an avid knitter and she enjoys cooking; Paul enjoys golf and painting landscapes. 

Pastor Paul and Patricia are thrilled to live and work in Alexandria, KY!