Pastor Ryan & Clarissa Sarenpa
cell: (978) 449-1126
Pastor Ryan has been Pilgrim’s pastor since October 2013. He has been in ministry since 2000, serving as both a pastor and an Army chaplain. As pastor, he has served churches in Kansas and Minnesota. As an Army National Guard chaplain, he has been a pastor to soldiers in Iraq (2005) and Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. He still pastors soldiers on a part-time basis, serving the Massachusetts Army National Guard.Ryan has been married to his wife, Clarissa for 20 years. Together, they have six children:3 boys & 3 girls, from 19 years of age down to 5. Ryan loves to read to his children, cook for his family, and serve the people in his church and his community. He has a passion for God’s glory and loves to say, “God is Good – All the Time!
“And He gave some as apostles, and some as prophets, and some as evangelists, and some as pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of service, to the building up of the body of Christ; until we all attain to the unity of the faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to a mature man, to the measure of the stature which belongs to the fullness of Christ.” (Eph. 4:11-13)