On October 19, 2013, Rev. John J. Keegan of Philadelphia was ordained and installed as the eighth pastor of Grace Orthodox Presbyterian Church in Fair Lawn NJ. He and his wife, HaeSung, are the newest residents in the church manse located on the church property at 151 South Broadway.
Ruling elders are the particular representatives of the people, chosen by them from their own number, for the purpose of joining with the pastors or ministers in the government and discipline of the Church. This office is recognized in Holy Scripture.
The Scriptures clearly point out deacons as distinct officers in the Church, whose business it is to take care of the poor, and to distribute among them the collections which may be raised for their use.