Reverend Rick Gillian is a Licensed (1987) & Ordained (1991) Minister serving as senior pastor for Chipley First UMC. He completed his Theological, Divinity, and Denominational studies at Samford University, Beeson Divinity School, NOBTS, and Emory. He is also a veteran of the United States Army (1982-1988).
Rick’s wife, Marcia has her Bachelor’s in Music Education from Jacksonville State University, and a Master’s in Music from Southwestern Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas.
Rick and Marcia have 2 children, Katherine, and William and six grandchildren. Rick is an avid golfer and an award-winning author. The Gillians welcome you to worship and fellowship at Chipley First UMC where the welcome is warm and the Word is preached.