Meet The Clergy


Fr Barrett

Reverend William Barrett was born in Grand Rapids, MI in 1948. He holds a  B.A. in Secondary Education from Western Michigan University, M.B.A. in Finance from Grand Valley State University, and a Master of Divinity from Trinity Lutheran Seminary (1996).  Father Barrett was ordained into office of Word and Sacrament of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America in October of 1996 and served as pastor of St. Luke in Zanesville, OH 1996-2001.  He also served as pastor of Montra Lutheran Parish, OH 2001-2010.  Married to Gaye since 1970, they retired to Florida in 2010, and have three children and four grandchildren.  Their son in law is an Episcopal priest.  The oldest son graduate from Trinity Lutheran Seminary in 2014 and serves as pastor at St. Peters ELCA in North Carolina.