James M. Oates


Jim became the Pastor at Saint Paul's United Church of Christ on July 2, 2012. During the last 6+ years, Saint Paul's has enlarged its Mission and grown in many ways.

Prior to coming to Saint Paul's, Jim was on the staff of the Ohio Conference of the United Church of Christ.

Jim and his wife Diane live in Sidney. The have grown children, Dustin and his wife Mindy and a daughter Kelsey who is engaged and getting married in August.  In November of 2017 we added our first Grandson, Carter James Oates to our family.

Pastor Jim's cell phone: 937/658-3389