At Baughman UMC our team is passionate about helping people GROW in their relationship with Christ, DISCOVER their spiritual gifts, DEEPEN their relationships with each other, and SERVE their community.
Rev. Jean Felty
Pastor Jean is married, mother of two sons, and grandmother (Meme) to 8 grandchildren. She and her husband, John, enjoy spending time with their grandchildren and their English Cocker Spaniel, ‘Sophie.’
She enjoys the simpler things of life: picnics, exploring country, towns, and cities, as well as state and local parks of Pennsylvania and beyond.
She is a graduate of Middletown Area High School, Harrisburg Area Community College and Lebanon Valley College. In 2009 she graduated from Lancaster Theological Seminary and was later ordained in the United Methodist Church.
She most recently retired from full-time ministry at New Bloomfield UMC. Jean is currently serving as our Intentional Interim Pastor.
Rhonda is an experienced church administrator who brings her gifts of management, communications, and organization to our church office. Rhonda is a veteran in children’s ministries and founder of His Hands Puppeteers where she spent 20 years embracing the hearts of children with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. She is an accomplished puppet, props, and scenery designer. She served as Vice-President of the Fellowship of Christian Puppeteers, Conference Director for the Eastern PA Performing Arts Festival, and has served as workshop facilitator at National FCP Conferences. Rhonda and her husband have two children and three grandchildren.
Choir & Contemporary Worship Director
Heather is a longtime member of Baughman UMC where she directs the choir, hand bells, and leads the contemporary worship team. She plays numerous instruments, marched in the high school marching band, drum and bugle corps, twirled a flag in indoor guard, and has instructed high school musicians. Heather has two children and a basset hound. She is a proud Dallas Cowboys fan.
Dr. Charles Seifert
Charles is a musical man on a mission! He continues to pour his lifetime passion for music into the church and can often be found teaching seminary courses in choir and worship music overseas. Charles served 12 years as a strings and orchestra instructor in public schools and spent 21 years as the Professor of Music at Eastern Nazarene College. Charles has devoted his life to helping the next generation become effective ministers in a secular world. He has three sons and several grandchildren.
Marilyn works with our Administrative Board and Finance Team to manage the church finances and attends to the general bookkeeping of the church. Marilyn holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Kentucky and a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Elizabethtown College. Marilyn is also the CFO for the Center for Independent Living of Central Pennsylvania.
Not pictured: Don Gray, Custodian
Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord, giving thanks through Him to God the Father. Col 3:17