Naomi Makemie Presbyterian Church Onancock, Virginia
Our Mission Statement
“Do what is fair and just to your neighbor, be compassionate and
loyal in your love, and don’t take yourself too seriously—take God seriously.” Micah 6:8
Compassionate, Fair and Loyal
About Us ~~~
Our pastor, Monica Gould is a graduate from Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, Virginia. She worked in specialty nursing as an RN for 20 years prior to entering seminary.
Monica has served congregations in rural Virginia, Indiana, and France (where she served as a missionary).
Monica has worked with children for over 40 years teaching Sunday school, serving as youth leader, organizing mission trips. She has written nonpublished curriculum, confirmation, membership, plays, programs, Bible studies and devotionals.
Our pastor's husband, Mike, is a retired mechanical engineer. He works as an antique clock repairman. Mike and Monica have three children and eight grandchildren. They love to sail and recently completed a transAtlantic crossing thanks to the encouragement and support of the congregation to take a semester sabbatical.