Rev. Travis E. Kern, DMin, Pastor

Rev. Travis E. Kern, DMin, Pastor

Pastor Travis E. Kern is married to Heidi Kern, and has two young daughters. They live in Aspen Hill, not far from St. John’s. If you are up early you will often find him running through the neighborhood in the morning. The Kern family enjoys cooking together and spending time outdoors.

Pastor Kern is passionate about worship and connecting with people in the community who are exploring questions of faith.

Pastor Kern began serving at St. John’s in July 2010. In 2015, he graduated with a Doctor of Ministry degree from Wesley Seminary. The focus of Pastor Kern’s work is the way congregations provide opportunities for people to fulfill the promises made in baptism.