Pastor Rick Plantholt
Pastor Rick Plantholt was born and raised in Baltimore and upon entering High School his family moved to Bel Air Maryland. After college he worked for the Government as a computer engineer where his job relocated him to Southern California. During this time Pastor Rick met his wife Tara who was attending a Calvary Chapel. In 1986 upon returning to the East Coast they attend a Billy Graham Crusade in Washington DC where he was deeply moved to share the Gospel at that point. Shortly thereafter God gave Pastor Rick a desire to Study God's Word. This desire gave him the courage to share God's heart with family and friends. Shortly after Pastor Rick began a Bible Study in his home which eventually grew into Calvary Chapel Baltimore.