Ron Skinner

MINISTER OF MUSIC

828-294-2534 ext 207
Ron has a passion for music and for seeing lives changed through the power of Jesus Christ. He accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior at the age of seven. God began to work in Ron’s life during his senior year of high school. It was during this time that Ron surrendered to God’s calling and began to study music. Ron attended Catawba Valley Community College were he received an Associates degree in Fine Arts with a concentration in music.

Upon completion, Ron continued his music studies at Gardner-Webb University and Lenoir-Rhyne University. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from Lenoir-Rhyne with an emphasis on guitar performance. Ron also earned his Master of Divinity degree at Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, North Carolina. He is currently enrolled in the Doctoral Program at Liberty University. Ron comes to us having spent the last decade serving in the music ministries of several churches in the Hickory area. These churches include St. Luke’s Methodist Church, St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, Union Baptist Church and First Baptist Church. In addition to music ministry, Ron spent five years working with students and christian schools teaching music education.

Ron is married to his high school sweetheart, Ashley and they have two daughters, Rylee and Khloe and a son, Greyson.