Our Pastor

Reverend Ronald Weryha

Pastor Ron Weryha

Reverend Ronald Weryha has served as Pastor for Faith Lutheran Church since 2000, and currently resides in Upper St. Clair with his Wife of 22 years, Lori, and teenage children, Nick and Jessica.

After growing up in Monroeville, PA as the youngest of 3 brothers, Reverend Weryha chose to attend Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, OH for his theological studies.  His parents are both deceased, but his brothers and their families all live in Western PA.

Visitors and members alike appreciate the spiritual and joyful message that Pastor Ron brings to each service, drawing upon a deep knowledge of the Scriptures, a heartfelt belief in the Good News of Jesus Christ, and a warm sense of humor.

Please be sure to introduce yourself to Pastor if you are visiting the Church or attending an FLC event.


Churches Served:

  • Miller’s Lutheran Church in Hickory, N.C. Internship congregation
  • St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Butler, PA. Youth Pastor (2.5 years)
  • St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Hazelwood Supply Pastor while attending Pitt (2 years)
  • Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Castle Shannon Pastor (8 years)
  • Faith Lutheran Church, Upper St. Clair Pastor (15 years)

Educational Background:

  • Slippery Rock University Bachelor of Science in Education and Health and Physical
  • Education with a Minor in Philosophy
  • Trinity Lutheran Seminary Master’s of Divinity
  • University of Pittsburgh Master’s of Education in Counseling and Psychology