Ralph Herbert is our Senior Pastor, beginning his ministry at GBPC in 1996. Before coming to Chesapeake, Ralph had years of ministry experience, encompassing everything from youth ministry to senior pastor in the Cleveland area. Ralph earned his Masters of Divinity from Ashland Theological Seminary in 1983, and his Doctor of Ministry degree from Fuller Theological Seminary in 2004. His main areas of ministry here at GBPC are preaching, leadership, teaching, and pastoral ministries. Ralph’s interests include running, movies, reading and sports. He has 2 children, Aaron and Heather.