Joe Henshaw

Joe Henshaw

Riverbend is so excited to welcome Pastor Joe Henshaw and his wife Erika!  Pastor Joe played baseball at both Gainesville High School and North Hall High School where he graduated in 2007 and went on to attend the United States Military Academy at West Point.  While at West Point Pastor Joe was named as an All-American NCAA Division 1 baseball player and still holds the Home-Run record at the Academy.  While in college Pastor Joe studied American Law and Engineering.  After Graduation from West Point in 2011, Pastor Joe served 6 years as an Airborne Ranger in the Army before moving into student ministry.  Pastor Joe is currently attending the North GA extension center of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in pursuit of his MDiv.  Pastor Joe is happily married to his wife Erika who is a 2015 graduate of the University of Georgia.  Erika ran Cross Country and Track at UGA and has her degree in Human Development and Family Science.  Pastor Joe and his wife both enjoy the outdoors, hiking, fishing, good coffee, and the TV Series “When Calls the Heart”.