Spotlight: Rev. Tracey Leslie, 93′

I’m currently serving as pastor of the Marquette Park United Methodist Church in Gary, Indiana, where I am the only pastoral staff in a racially diverse urban congregation. Although it’s within the city limits, it’s a small, close-knit community on the shores of Lake Michigan where the Indiana Dunes begin. I am in my 8th…

Alumni/ae Spotlight: Pastor Dave Hood

I am currently appointed to Ginghamsburg UMC in Tipp City, OH, as the Campus Pastor of Fort McKinley Church, Ginghamsburg’s urban branch on the corner of Salem and Siebenthaler avenues in Dayton. Fort McKinley was a dying church of about 40 faithful servants when Ginghamsburg merged with them to revitalize the church and community. Today,…

Alumni/ae Spotlight: Chris Roberts

I am currently Associate Pastor serving at Meridian Street United Methodist Church (www.msumc.org) in Indianapolis, Indiana, a church with a rich history as old as Indianapolis itself. It was the first Methodist congregation in Indianapolis with a cabin on Capitol Square grounds. I am privileged to serve the good people here. As Associate Pastor, I…