SeniorPastor of King of Saints, he holds a B.A. Degree from Austin Peay University; a Master of Divinity Degree from Vanderbilt University, and a Master of Education Degree from Western Kentucky State University. He is a Retired Army Chaplain Major. He served as an active duty Chaplain from 1969-1972 serving as Combat Chaplain in Viet Nam. He and his wife, Mary Anne, founded King of Saints Tabernacle in October 1996, as a Full Gospel Church. Under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, Pastor Phil began to lead the congregation into the rich experience of rediscovering our Hebraic Root.s In August 2003, the Church voted to move all services to Sabbath (Saturday) and thereby become a full-fledged Messianic Congregation.