Rev. Gary Farina

Gary has been married to his wife Chris for 32 years and they have 4 children and 5 grandchildren.  He was born in Vineland, New Jersey and joined the Marine Corps after graduation and spent 8 years in the Marines.  Gary was radically changed at a revival at a small church in Woodlawn, Illinois on March 28th 1993.  He was called to the ministry in 2004 and started attending Seminary.  He received his Associate in Religious Education from Covington Theological Seminary and is finishing up his Bachelors of Ministry from Andersonville Theological Seminary.  Gary has been at Millbrook since April 2012.  His life verse is Philemon 1: 5 – 6, “because I hear about your love for all his holy people and your faith in the Lord Jesus.  I pray that your partnership with us in the faith may be effective in deepening your understanding of every good thing we share for the sake of Christ.”  Gary loves spending time with his family, especially with his grandchildren.