Rob has served as a pastor of Three Rivers since 1999, when he, his wife Holly, and daughter Julie moved south from their home state of Pennsylvania. He received a B.S. in Education from Taylor University (Indiana), a Master of Divinity degree from Reformed Episcopal Seminary (Philadelphia), and a Master of Theology (New Testament) degree from Westminster Theological Seminary (Philadelphia), where he also did Doctor of Ministry course work. Rob came to saving faith in Christ shortly after his discharge from the U.S. Army at age 24.
Paul was raised as a missionary kid in Ethiopia. Upon graduation from high school in 1981 he attended John Brown University, a small Christian liberal arts college in Arkansas, where he received a bachelor’s degree in English and an associate’s degree in Bible. He has also done some graduate work at Columbia International University. Paul and his wife Tracy spent two years in Bolivia, South America as missionary teachers before returning to the US. They have been a part of Three Rivers since 1990, and Paul has served as the Associate Pastor since 1997. The Cumbers have 4 children.
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Bethanie was raised in a Christian home. She grew up living in several different states including Maryland, Texas and Iowa. She met her husband, John, in Iowa and they have been married since 1992. They moved to South Carolina in 1993 and joined Three Rivers Baptist Church in 1994. They have four children: Abigail, Michaela, Lydia and Seth.
Lisa is a native of the Irmo/Lexington area. She helped manage and operate a family owned plumbing and HVAC business for 24 years followed by a couple years in the banking industry. She and her husband Tom enjoy studying and teaching the word of God. Spending time with family, traveling, fishing and bird watching. God lead them to TRB in early spring 2015 and they consider themselves richly blessed by the love of His people here.