Rev. Linda A. Pepe, Pastor Contact: LindaPepePastor@gmail.com
Ministry Focus: Rev. Pepe is passionate about helping people discover and embrace the unconditional love of God through the teachings of Christ; that each of us are valuable beyond measure, and all have a place in God's realm to love, serve, and rest. Professional/Personal: Pastor Linda has a Master of Divinity Degree from New Brusnwick Theological Seminary, NJ. She and her musician husband John, enjoy life, laughter, and the light of their children and grandchildren. "PL" loves chatting & coffee (preferably together), and spends her free time in nature as much as possible. Favorite Quote: "It is a lie, any talk of God that does not comfort you." Meister Eckhart Associate Pastor- Jennifer Bradley Contact: JBradley12@gmail.com
Ministry Focus: Being guided by the Spirit of love and peace to companion others on their journey so that together we may do justice, love mercy and walk humbly with our God. Professional/Personal: Pastor Jennifer has a Master of Divinity Degree from Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary (Palmer Seminary). In addition to her position at FBCM, Jennifer is the full-time business manager at the Bradley Funeral Home. She has shared her life with Sandy Lehr for almost twenty-five years. In 2013, when same sex marriage became legal in New Jersey, Rev. Linda Pepe officiated their ceremony. Pastor Jen enjoys being outdoors, taking their two overly friendly dogs for a walk, reading a good book, scuba diving, and learning new things. Favorite Quote: "Maybe you are searching among the branches for what only appears in the roots." - Rumi
Pastor of Visitation - Rev. Carole Boutwell Contact: CBoutwell@gmail.com
Ministry Focus: Visitingthose church members/friends who can no longer easily attend worship; they are assured that they are still connected to their church family. Pastor Carole also advises the Congregational Care team. Professional/Personal: Pastor Carole is an American Baptist pastor, retired, having served as an institutional (psychiatric) chaplain, an associate and senior pastor in several churches for about 30 years, and briefly as a hospice Chaplin. In retirement she enjoys grandchildren, cooking for her family, and serving FBCM as she is able. Favorite Quote: Nothing will be able to separate us from the love of God.... Romans 8:39
Racial Reconciliation & Integration- Rev. Eric Dobson Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Ministry Focus: Professional/Personal: Favorite Quote:"I have the audacity to believe that people everywhere can have three meals a day for their bodies, education and culture for their minds, and dignity, equality and justice for their spirits. I believe that what self-centered men have torn down, other-centered men can build up." Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Organist / Choir Director - Michael Majeski Administrative Assistant - Becky Weiford Custodian - David Wagner