Pastor Phil Henry is an ordained Presbyterian minister and moved to Sewell, NJ, in 2009.
Phil and his wife Polly have been married for nearly 20 years and have six children. They were college sweethearts.
Phil studied Biology and Secondary Science Education as an undergraduate student and his first vocation out of college was as a middle and high school science teacher.
After teaching for several years, he resigned and moved to California to attend Westminster Theological Seminary. Phil graduated in 1999 with the M.Div. and was ordained as a minister of the Gospel in 2000.
Phil's first pastoral call (or parish) was in north central Illinois. He and Polly then followed their parents to Tucson, Arizona, where Phil served as a youth pastor in a church plant until 2006.
In the process of transitioning to New Jersey, Phil returned to teaching for the 2007-2008 school year as a special education science co-instructor at Palo Verde Magnet Public High School in Tucson.
Currently, Phil serves as the lead pastor at Mercy Hill and lives in Sewell, NJ.
Scott has spent most of his life in South Jersey. He and his wife Shelly met in a church youth group and have been married for 9 years. Their family has been with Mercy Hill since its humble beginnings in the Henry home in 2009.
They have two young children.
Scott studied Bible and Social Work as an undergraduate student at Philadelphia Biblical University.
Currently, Scott serves as an assistant to Pastor Phil Henry as well as a Crowded House Leader in his home in Camden County. Shelly helps direct the Mercy Kids ministry on Sundays.
Damon Marc Savage
Marc has lived most of his life in South Jersey. Born just across the river in the big city of Philadelphia, he calls the small borough of Pine Hill his hometown.
Marc graduated from Eastern University with a B.A. in Organizational Management, and is employed as a certified Information Technology professional.
Marc is a disciple of Jesus. He joined Mercy Hill during her Pre-Launch stage in early 2010, and currently assists in the oversight of the worship and creative arts of the Gatherings.
Megan is a New Jersey native who felt the call to move home in May of 2010 after living in New York for 4 years and has been a part of Mercy Hill since June of 2011. She has bachelors in Business Finance with a minor in Biblical Studies and Theology from Nyack College and an MBA in Accounting from Colorado Tech.
Currently, Megan serves at Mercy Hill as an administrative assistant and a member of the finance team.
Patti Kolody is an experienced operations supervisor for the last twenty years with an extensive background in project and personnel management, statistics, reporting, and policy development.
At Mercy Hill, Patti works as the church's financial administrator. Her responsibilities include recording pledges and gifts to Mercy Hill, compiling monthly financial statements (income and expenses), overseeing the church's payroll processes, and monitoring state and federal compliance with 501(c) (3) regulations.
Patti is married to Jim and lives in Mickleton, NJ.