Join us Sunday, November 28, for worship in the Sanctuary at 8:15 am and 10:30 am.   You can also watch the online service beginning at 6 am on Sunday morning here.

Wrightsville United Methodist Church Staff

Pastoral Leadership

Doug’s primary roles are preaching, teaching, visitation, and discerning the overall mission of the church. Doug joined the staff in 2015.

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Doug Lain

Julia was appointed by the Bishop in summer 2021 to serve as Associate Pastor.

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Julia Crone

David joined the staff in July 2021 to serve as the Part-time Associate Pastor/Minister of Visitation.

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David Haley

ASSOCIATE MINISTER OF VISITATION

Staff

Kathleen takes great pride in caring for the children of the church both during Sunday worship and at other special events throughout the year.

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Kathleen Crowley

Susan does it all! She serves as the Assistant Director of Congregational Care and as the Editor of the Seagull newsletter. She also serves as an office assistant and fills in wherever we need her.

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Susan Fieldstein

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF CONGREGATIONAL CARE
Joseph assists Julia with the rehearsal and coordination of the music ministry and regularly performs with the choirs during worship.

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Joseph Hughes

Pam works hand in hand with Christina in all aspects of programming and activities for children and youth here at Wrightsville UMC.

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Pam Hutsell

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH MINISTRIES
Julia works with the handbell choir and the adult chancel choir. Her focus is on offering a variety of styles of music as a part of Sunday morning worship.

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Julia Walker-Jewell

DIRECTOR OF MUSIC MINISTRY
Kelly is our modern day cantor. In addition to providing special solo music for the 8:30 and 9:45 services, he assists in leading the congregation in song.

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Kelly Jewell

Ryan is our Sound Technician and A/V coordinator. He also is the church’s webmaster and is an active member of the music ministry of the church.

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Ryan Mansbery

Christina is responsible for implementing all aspects of our Children's and Youth programs, from Sunday School, VBS, and mid-week Children's programming to Sunday night youth meetings, special youth trips, and outreach activities.

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Christina Norvell

DIRECTOR OF YOUTH AND CHILDREN MINISTRIES
Mikki is Director of Congregational Care. She serves as Church Secretary and is the first impression that many people have of our church in addition to being responsible for church scheduling and general office management.

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Mikki Perry

DIRECTOR OF CONGREGATIONAL CARE
Donna’s position includes the coordination of adult programming of all types at Wrightsville as well as the oversight of the Children’s Ministries and Youth Ministries.

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Donna Pinckney

DIRECTOR OF SPIRITUAL FORMATION
Melissa is an assistant to Carla in the Business Office. She makes Carla's life easier!

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Melissa Wagenseller

FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Carla is the church’s business manager, along with handling all of the details of the church’s financial transactions, she writes the staffs’ paychecks, which makes her a very popular person!

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Carla Whitlow

What drew you to this job?  I have always had a deep love of music and I love working with children, so it seemed like…

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Courtney Rickert

4:12 Praise Band Director   When did you join the staff and what is your position? I joined the team in 2015! I am the…

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Carey Avant

Building Superintendent

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Mac Wallace

Upcoming Events

Events
01
12.21

Advent Study

Wednesday, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Rev. David Goehring will be teaching on the following Wednesdays in December, both on-site and online: December 1, 8, 15, and 22. Register on the…

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01
12.21

Confirmation Class

Wednesday, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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02
12.21

Men’s Bible Study

Thursday, 6:45 am - 7:45 am

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02
12.21

Ladies Bible Study

Thursday, 9:00 am - 10:00 am

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