John Galloway recently retired after 41 years in the ministry, but for the past two+ years John has served as a part of the Arch Street Presbyterian Church’s Administrative Commission. John and others on the “AC” together with the ASPC session are entrusted with guiding ASPC into the future God has prepared for us. His latest calling was as head of staff at the Wayne Presbyterian Church in suburban Philadelphia. Prior to that he served the Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh, the First Presbyterian Church in York, PA, the Ogden Presbyterian Church just outside Rochester,NY and was the assistant pastor for youth in the First Presbyterian Church of Greenwich, Connecticut. John is a 1963 graduate of Princeton University and a 1966 graduate of Princeton Theological seminary. He currently serves on the seminary’s Board of Trustees and is its secretary.
He is the author of three books, the most recent of which is Ministry Loves Company published by Westminster/John Knox Press.
In 2003 his wife of 37 years succumbed to ALS. In 2005 he and Nancy Maloney, widowed some years before, were married in the sanctuary of the Wayne Presbyterian Church. John’s three children and six grandchildren are joined by Nancy’s one daughter and two grandsons in the task of keeping the “Reverend” young without wearing him out.