Cathi & Don Reckenbeil

On behalf of the Search Committee, Personnel Council and Session, we are thrilled to announce that our search for the position of Director of Ministry to Youth, Young Adults and Their Families has concluded, resulting in a candidate who is perfectly suited for our needs. With more than two decades of experience leading youth and young adults at the United Methodist Church of Bridgewater, Catherine Reckenbeil has accepted the opportunity to lead our youth ministry, beginning April 6th.

Cathi is a seasoned professional who is passionate about youth and their relationships with God, as evidenced by her vast experience developing and executing fellowship events classes, retreats and mission trips. God has answered our prayers by leading us to Cathi, and we are excited for you and your families to meet her- stay tuned for upcoming opportunities to welcome her.

We give heartfelt thanks for the excellent work of the search committee under the able leadership of chairperson Joy Schmitt. This committee includes Julie Conway, Peggy Eicher, Josh Felter, Bill Gretta, Heidi Law, Connie Ledder, and Sally Speakman.