Rev. Dr. G. Edward Grove is now an advisor to Oakland United Methodist Church, 70 Oakland Terrace, Charles Town, WV. Dr. Grove has served the United Methodist Church with appointments in Harrisonburg, VA, Inwood, WV, Hagerstown, MD, Hampstead, MD, Silver Spring, MD, Annapolis, MD, and Martinsburg, WV. He continues to serve Greensburg and Mt. Wesley United Methodist Churches in Berkeley County. He is a graduate of Shepherd College, United Theological Seminary, holds a Doctor of Ministry from Lancaster Theological Seminary, and a certificate in spirituality from the Ecumenical Institute, Baltimore, MD. Dr. Grove is widely traveled having led mission projects in numerous places in the United States as well as Mexico, Puerto Rico, West Africa, Thailand, and the Ukraine. In 2015, he was visiting professor at Union Theological Seminary, a project of the Board of Global Ministries of the United Methodist Church, in the Philippine. Dr. Grove is married to Marybeth S. Grove, a professional audiologist, and the father of three adult daughters, four grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Dr. Grove, Marybeth and their dog Cinca, live outside of Shepherdstown, WV.