The Staff Parish Committee and myself are so excited to announce that we have hired Kristen Brown as our new Director of Children’s Ministries. We are so impressed with Kristen and her many gifts. She we will be a wonderful addition to our church staff and we look forward to how God will use her gifts here at Pine Grove. Thank you Pine Grove for your faithful stewardship of our church and this great investment in teaching the faith to our children.
Here is a little more information about Kristen: Kristen Brown grew up attending Pine Grove UMC. She graduated from Greensboro College, a Methodist-affiliated college, with an honors degree in psychology and a minor in theatre. Kristen also holds a Master of Education degree from North Carolina State University. She has spent much of her life volunteering and working with children through YMCA camps, Boy Scouts, and Girl Scouts. Kristen also worked in fundraising and alumni engagement for two Methodist-affiliated colleges and serves on the Preschool Board at Fountain of Life Preschool and the Alumni Association Board of Directors at Greensboro College. She attends Pine Grove with her husband, Jeremy, and sons, Aiden and TJ. In her free time, Kristen enjoys baking, hiking, and spending time with her family.
Please join me in welcoming Kristen as part of our PGUMC Staff!
Update on Melrose: Good Afternoon, I just wanted to give you an update that Melrose did well with her surgery and she is resting in her hospital room. Please continue to pray for a smooth recovery for her, for Don, and all the family as they care for her in the days ahead. I hope to see you all in worship tomorrow- Remember to move your clocks forward tonight. Blessings, Pastor Will ...