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Pastor Jeff was ordained in 1982 in Minnesota and has been serving churches in NY since 2002. He was appointed here in 2011.
Lisa takes care of the day to day operations and produces the bulletins, newsletters and weekly emails.
Bob takes care of both the church building and the Memorial Building next door.
Georgann takes care of paying the bills and oversees the budget.
Marilyn coordinates the weekly counters and recording the donations and pledges.
Jim leads the band for the 9:00 am Sunday Break service.
Phil directs the Sanctuary Choir each week and coordinates other special music including Gabriel's Bunch, an instrumental group.
Phyllis plays the organ and piano for the Sanctuary service and also accompanies soloists when needed.
Mary Anne directs the Memorial Ringers who play handbells in the Sanctuary service once a month.
Amber coordinates the other attendants and supervises our nursery on Sunday mornings.
Doug and his wife Kulli are missionaries in her home country of Estonia. You can read more about them HERE.
Our Mission Statement:
MAKING DISCIPLES - MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Gathering, Growing, Going into the world.
Our Welcoming Statement:
We openly and officially seek and welcome all people, including persons of any race, color, national origin, marital status, age, gender, sexual orientation, and physical or mental ability as full participants in our community of faith.
Our Vision Statement:
AT PENN YAN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, WE WANT TO BE:
We are ordinary people touched by grace — servant leaders and teammates in the challenge of changing the world.