The staff at McKendree know how to get things done... and have fun doing it! They are people with a servant's heart and are here to help you live and grow in your faith! Check out what they say about themselves and take a minute to look up their favorite Bible verse.
"Trish and I have been married since 1989, we have one grown daughter and son-in-law (Jennifer and Zach), and one granddaughter (Hannah). I love Jesus, our United Methodist church, music (singing, playing trumpet, guitar, and songwriting), science-fiction, history (especially Civil War military history and early Methodist history), anything Disney-related, and the Atlanta Braves.
Verse: Galatians 6:9-10
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"I am married to an amazing woman, and God has blessed us with two great kids (Elizabeth and James). I am an optimistic, fun-loving person who loves to laugh."
Verse: Matthew 22: 37-40
(If you don't know the scriptures listed under the staff bios, go on and open up that Bible. By the power and love of God, it could change your life!)
Director of Preschool, Co-Director of Children's Ministry
"I am a wife to Jeff, mom to Ayden and Jordan, supporter of the Vols and anything soccer. I love serving McKendree and it's community."
Verse: Proverbs 3: 5-6
Director of Nurturing Ministry, Co-Director of Children's Ministry
"I am a wife, mom, NY Yankee fanatic and running enthusiast. My hobbies are reading, cooking, travel and the beach!"
Verse: Philippians 4:13
Director of Student Ministry
“I have a passion for working with youth and I am excited to be at McKendree to live out that passion and call. It is my goal to help raise up the next generation of Christ followers to bring glory to Him in all things.”
Verse: John 15:4
Director of Communications
"It is a joy and a blessing to use my skill set to share all the amazing things that are happening at McKendree UMC with the community and bring people together in Christ’s name."
Verse: Joshua 1:9
Administrative Assistant &
"For over 20 years, I have had the pleasure of serving God at McKendree. I love spending time with my children and grandchildren. My family, friends and church are everything to me." Verse: Romans 8:28
"I am a wife, mom, and grandma, and I love my job at McKendree UMC."
Verse: Joshua 1:9
"I think of myself as the protector of McKendree UMC. I am proud of the church and thankful to be a part of this team." Verse: Psalm 23: 1-6
Contemporary Worship Leader
"I am passionate about music and believe it speaks to a person's soul. McKendree is a place to worship in prayer, music, and fellowship. It is a special place."
Verse: Philippians 4:6
Coordinator of Youth Music
"I am a Music Education student at UGA and am blessed to get to facilitate and cultivate the love of music with the youth of MUMC. It is my goal to show young people that music can change us, and worship can change the world."
Verse: Psalm 100: 1-3
ALISON TROYER PRICE
Coordinator of Children's Music
"I love the children of McKendree! It is a joy be a part of our choir family to sing, dance, & share the love of Jesus! I also have the great pleasure of being mama to 4 little women, and wife to my sweet husband."
Verse: Psalm 143: 8
"I enjoy hearing the stories of others. Where they grew up...Where they lived...Their favorite dishes... We all have a commonality that brings us together."
Verse: John 8:12
Assistant to the Dir. of Student Ministry
"I found my faith at McKendree, and am blessed beyond measure that my family can worship and serve our Lord and Savior together here!"
Verse: Romans 12:2