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Lightning and love

• New pastor and wife take the reins at Alva Wesleyan


August 17, 2018

Courtesy of Paul and Phebe Kirk

Paul and Phebe Kirk have recently moved to Alva to take the reins of Alva Wesleyan Church.

New Alva Wesleyan Pastor Paul Kirk and his wife, Phebe, have only been in Alva about a month, so they're still finding their roles in Alva and the county.

But just five minutes of conversation with the two will make a couple of things clear.

"I'm a big impact kinda guy," said Paul. "I want to go where the lightning is. I want to go where it's burning."

As a former police officer and member of Red Cross national disaster teams – not to mention 20 years as a Wesleyan pastor – charging in where others might fear to tread may just be second nature to him.

Wife Phebe (or "Pheebs," as Paul c...

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