Pastor Keith Merriman
Pastor Keith Merriman was born into a large Catholic family in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is the second oldest of nine children. He attended Catholic grade school and high school. He married his wife Nancy in 1973 and they have two children, Michael and Melinda. In February of 1977 he trusted Christ as his Lord and Savior and began attending the Eagle Creek Grace Brethren Church. It was that summer that he was called to full time ministry while attending the National Conference of Grace Brethren Churches in Winona Lake, Indiana. He left for Grace Theological Seminary later that fall and graduated in 1982. He pastored the Orrville Grace Brethren Church for nearly 13 years. He and his wife Nancy ministered in Cameroon, Africa in 1996 and 1997. From 1998 until 2003 he was a church planter in Parkersburg, West Virginia. In the fall of 2003 he and Nancy moved to Fremont, Ohio where he has been pastoring for the past 13 years. Pastor Keith has also been teaching in Africa for over 20 years and continues to train men for the ministry here in the US as well as in Africa.
- Pastor Keith Merriman