Pastor Kimberly Orr – Curriculum Writer/Teacher
Pastor Kimberly Orr is an Associate Pastor of Windsor Village United Methodist Church. Her current assignment is as the Pastor of Spiritual Formation. As such, she oversees the INCITE! Bible-based Learning system for the church.
Pastor Kim is originally from Livingston, Texas. Her undergraduate degree is in music education from Sam Houston State University and her first Master’s degree is from Rice University in choral conducting.
During the mid-1990s, Pastor Orr was Associate International Tour Manager for the Houston Grand Opera, and toured with the company of Porgy & Bess. She ultimately answered her call to full-time pastoral ministry in 1998 and received her Masters of Divinity in 2005 from Asbury Seminary. She was ordained a full elder in the United Methodist Church in May 2009.
Kimberly has a passion for deep biblical study and gleaning truths from Christianity’s Hebraic roots. In the spring of 2010, she received her Certificate of Jewish Learning from Hebrew University via the Florence Melton School for Adult Learning. Pastor Kim is currently working on her Doctorate in New Testament Theology from the University of South Africa, Pretoria. She also enjoys playing guitar, singing, and playing hobby board games.
Pastor Kim is blessed with two fabulous adult children: Josiah and Miriam, and her beautiful grand-daughter, Ellie.