Pastor Ray brings many years of experience in pastoral ministry in congregations in Kentucky, West Virginia, and Maryland. His passions are preaching, teaching, and spiritual formation. He is a U.S. Navy veteran, and holds degrees from Western Kentucky University, Vanderbilt University Divinity School, and Wesley Theological Seminary. He has participated in year abroad study programs in both India and Switzerland. Most recently, he is finishing up a two year Academy for Spiritual Formation conducted by The Upper Room.
Diana worked 13 years as a social worker for WV dealing with families and children and developed a niche and passion to help people and fix their problems. Diana brought her skills and passion to our church over a decade ago, serving the community and helping people find their way to Jesus Christ. If it is happening at WUMC, Diana knows about it! She will help YOU find a place to serve God, share fellowship, find new friends, and get a blessing that can change YOUR life!
Debbie is the glue that holds us together administratively. From dealing with the public to internal communication to financial leadership, Debbie is a gift to WUMC. Married to a United Methodist Minister and herself having studied ministry, Debbie is uniquely qualified to help the visitor as well as long time members with any needs that arise.