Advent Lutheran Church of Kings Mountain, NC has called Joshua Lee Morgan to be their new Pastor. He is a native of Elgin, SC and a graduate of the University of South Carolina, where he earned a degree in History and Religious Studies. Joshua later continued his education at Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary in Columbia, SC graduating in 2013 with a Masters in Religious Studies (MAR). He is also a recent graduate of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, Charlotte, NC with a Masters in Christian Ministry (MACM). Joshua will be ordained into the North American Lutheran Church on December 5th at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Current presiding Bishop John Bradosky will officiate. He will be installed as Pastor of Advent Lutheran Church in January.
Joshua is an avid food lover, having worked as a butler and chef in private dining for several years. When he is not doing church work, Joshua finds himself traveling, reading new mystery books, and spending time with family and friends. “Life is too short not to live a life that is exciting and fulfilling…” is one of his favorite quotes.
Advent is a church of the North American Lutheran Church, and currently meets in the Family Life Center of East Gold Street Wesleyan Church in Kings Mountain. They are building a new church at 230 Oak Grove Road, and are planning a dedication service in December.