Cliff Graves

Associate Pastor over Congregation Care

Cliff Graves was ordained in 1984, and has served as the Associate Pastor over Congregation Care at FOPC since March of 2009. In this role, Cliff oversees the New Member class, Alpha Evangelism Series, liaisons with the Singles, Deacons, Mariners, and Upward Basketball program, does hospital visitation and takes communion to those who can’t make it to church. He also assists with worship, teaching, and preaching. Cliff has a Doctor of Ministry and Master of Divinity from Fuller Seminary, and was licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist in 1998. In his off hours Cliff relaxes by playing blues guitar, reading, and hanging out with his grandkids.

Favorite Part of Working at FOPC

The people, both on staff and in the congregation. It is fascinating, challenging and inspiring to engage people regarding their relationship with Jesus Christ as I grow in my relationship withHim along the way.