Fr. Timothy’s father, Fr. Paul Sawchak was the pastor at Archangel Michael Church in St. Louis, MO from 1978-1997, and was instrumental in helping with the establishment of St. Thomas Church in Springfield, MO.
Fr. Timothy graduated from the University of Kansas in 1990 and then received his Master of Divinity from St. Vladimir’s Seminary in Crestwood, NY in 1993. In July of 2003 he married Jennifer Stansbury, also a graduate of St. Vladimir’s Seminary and they have two children: Benjamin (14) and Nathaniel (12).
Fr. Timothy has been the Pastor at Holy Trinity Church in Overland Park, KS since April, 2005 and was appointed the Dean of the Kansas City Deanery of the Orthodox Church in America on August 29, 2005. He also served Ss. Peter and Paul Church in Lakewood, OH from 1997-2005 and Holy Trinity Church in New Salem, PA from 1994-1997.