Kerygma Author: Rev. James Arthur Walther, Th.D.
is a native western Pennsylvanian.
is one of the founders and the first author of the Kerygma Program.
e has also written Bible studies for the Logos youth program and has been a leader at their national conferences.
Editor of Ever a Frontier, the bicentennial history of Pittsburgh Seminary (Eerdmans, 1994), Dr. Walther has also written many articles and been an editor, including the Pittsburgh Perspective from 1960 to 1967.
continued to serve the Presbyterian Church at Presbytery, Synod, and General Assembly levels, having preached or lectured in more than 450 churches.
In addition to his services as Parish Associate at Hillside Presbyterian Church, Dr. Walther was active with the Greenville Area Christian Ministerial Association (GACMA), having served as its president from 1996 to 1998.
REV. DR. JAMES ARTHUR WALTHER
87, of Greenville, formerly of Pittsburgh, died Wednesday, Dec. 28, at UPMC Horizon, Greenville.
Born April 3, 1918, to George A. and Mary P. Walther, he
married Janet Walther of Greenville, on March 15, 1986.
He was a member of Shenango Presbytery and served as parish associate at Hillside Presbyterian Church, Greenville PA.He enjoyed traveling, bowling, golfing, reading, fishing, walking on the beach, crossword puzzles, and spending time with his family.