THE REV. DR. KEITH THOMPSON is Senior Pastor of Brevard-Davidson River Presbyterian Church in Brevard, North Carolina. He has also served pastorates in Texas and eastern North Carolina. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, he received a B.A. in Religious Studies from Texas Christian University, a Master of Divinity from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, where he received the Charles L. King Award for excellence in preaching at his commencement. He received his Doctor of Ministry from Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia.