Sr. Pastor Rev. Ray Ricketts

 Pastor Ray and First Lady Arnett

Pastor Ray has a degree in Political Science, attended Grambling State University, has a Masters degree in Theology from New York Seminary, and was a senior pastor for several years in Brooklyn, New York.  His hobby is reading the Word of God.

Pastor Ray Ricketts and his wife Arnett have three children and three grandchildren. Their oldest daughter lives in Virginia with her family. Their middle child, a daughter, is currently attending university. Their youngest and only son has recently graduated from high school.

Pastor Ray and his family came to Pennsylvania seeking a slower-paced and quiet life for themselves and their children. They attended several churches until they found Calvary Temple, which they decided to make their home.

First Lady Arnett is an avid reader, which began at the age of four and never ended. Arnett has an Associates Degree in Accounting. She retired after 21 years from a Commercial Real Estate company in New York City. She has four sisters and one brother.