Pastor JT Holderman was installed as the 22nd Pastor of Bellevue Presbyterian Church on Sunday, September 25, 2016. Pastor JT has been on staff since June of 2013. He was ordained and installed as our Assistant Pastor on February 23, 2014 and subsequently called and installed as Associate Pastor on October 5, 2014. JT and his wife Kimberly welcomed their first child, Sophia, in January of 2014 and Corinne (Cora) Grace arrived on November 13, 2016. They have a dog aptly named Samwise Calvin Holderman, also known as “Puppycakes.”
JT received a Th.M. in Homiletics from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (2013) and a M.Div. from Princeton Theological Seminary (2012). He completed his BA in Theology from Whitworth University (2007) in Spokane, Washington.
JT enjoys hiking and backpacking, mountain biking, body boarding, and quality boardgames. Two of his favorite books are Augustine’s Confessions and John Piper’s Desiring God. Prior to Bellevue, JT served many churches through preaching pulpit supply; He was a Youth Director at two different churches and worked for a few years as a Starbucks barista.