in Interdisciplinary Social Science and a Master of Divinity degree from Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, GA.  For the first year of his seminary education, he studied at Johnson C. Smith Theological Seminary in Atlanta Georgia, which is a historically Black seminary, and was a Presbyterian constituent member of the Interdenominational Theological Center.   John's wife Chrissy is an ordained Methodist minister and they have two young children.  

Angelica Probst, Nursery Attendant

Angelica is MPC's nursery attendant.  

Debbie Rose, Church Secretary


Debbie joined the staff at Montgomery Presbyterian in January 2015.  She is the go-to person at MPC for scheduling events and any church communications.   We hope to have her photo soon!

Nancy Stone, Director of Music


Nancy is from Savannah and has been the organist/pianist at MPC since 1987.  She has a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Armstrong Atlantic State University and she directs the music program at MPC, to include the choir and handbell choir.  In addition to her ministry at MPC, she also plays piano and sings in clubs and restaurants around town.  Her favorite hobbies are gardening and reading, or just spending time with her family.  Nancy has a daughter who shares her mother's love of music and  is currently a college student.

Rev. John Ruehl, Pastor

Rev. Ruehl joins MPC most recently from Thomasville, Georgia where he served Dillon Road Presbyterian Church.  Prior to that, John was at Beulah Humble Presbyterian Church in Elizabeth, WV and Co-founder and Coordinator of the Circles Campaign of the Mid Ohio Valley, a non-profit organization that works with families in poverty.  John holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of West Florida (Pensacola FL)