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Mount Adams Pilgrim chapel

Pastoral Staff & Emeritus...

The Reverend Dr. David V. Schwab, Senior Pastor

The Reverend Dr. David Schwab serves as the Senior Pastor of Mt. Adams Pilgrim Chapel. Pastor Dave recently celebrated his 50th year of ordination with The United Church of Christ. Pastor Dave has led manny churches and denominational bodies within The UCC. He has served as an Association Minister as well as The Conference Minister of The Ohio Conference (now Heartland Conference UCC). Dr. Schwab also serves an extension ministry as board member and trustee of United Church Homes.


The Reverend Bruce Ford, Assistant Pastor & Music Director

Dr. Ford serves as Assistant Pastor and Music Director of Mt. Adams Pilgrim Chapel. Pastor Bruce serves as Executive Director of New Hope Ministries, an interfaith Extension Ministry, proudly bringing the Light and Hope of Christ to the most vulnerable person in society since 2005.



The Reverend Dr. Robert W. Croskery and Dr. Beverly Croskery

The Croskery Family served Mt. Adams Pilgrim Chapel for 15 years as a ministry team. Dr. Robert W. Croskery recently celebrated his 65th Year of Ordinations with the United Church of Christ. Dr. Croskery has led churches throughout the country including Ohio, The Midwest, and New England. Dr. Beverly Croskery (Music Director Emeritus) is a retired educator having served school districts throughout the country including Ohio, The Midwest, and New England.

Pilgrim Chapel Aspires to be a church of the "open mind, the open heart and the open hand."


Sunday services are held each Sunday at 10:30 AM. Singular services include weddings, baptisms, renewal of vows, anniversary celebrations and end of life rites. From time to time, other special services may be held.


Mt Adams Pilgrim Chapel is a place of celebration. Each Sunday after services congregants and guests gather for refreshments. Some Sundays there are luncheons and programs. Most last for one hour. All congregants, neighbors and friends are welcome.

Contact Us

Main Office 513.381.7999 Reverend David V. Schwab, Senior Pastor Or feel free to drop us a note or any suggestions via email at

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Come and Worship with Us...

We claim Jesus as the model for our lives.  We strive toward an open culture where questions, doubts and struggles are expected.  Saints and sinners are welcome without prejudice.