|Bethel United Methodist Church||
Pastor Tim Starbuck
Pastor Tim came to Bethel in July of 2013.
He is married to BethAnn and father to five; Caleb, Zoe, Kelby, Seth and Tru Joy. Tim's journey with the Lord has taken him to High Point College, the University of Kentucky and Asbury Seminary. He has served over twenty years in the ministry of the gospel, from youth ministry for Ichthus ministries; military outreach with Operation Appreciation serving Fort Knox basic and advance trainees; chaplaincy with St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington KY and Hospice of Kentucky River.
Pastor Tim invites you to join our church as we seek the Lord together. Let's discover the freedom and peace Christ is offering to each one of us!
Donna Smith, Pianist
Donna has been a member of Bethel Church all her life. She currently serves as teacher of The Father's Faithful Adult Sunday School Class and is the church pianist. In addition to her responsibilities at church, she is a Literacy Specialist in the Davidson County School System, a monthly religion columnist for The Dispatch, Lexington's hometown newspaper, and author of Muddy Feet on the Narrow Path. Donna has been married to David for over 30 years. They have three sons, Josh, Daniel, and Ben. A daughter-in-law, Kayla, was recently added to their family of fellows.
Keith Beck, Media/Tech Facilitator
Keith is our most important behind the scenes worker. He has been a faithful lifelong member of Bethel. He has worked with TFI for 32 years as a computer operator and now as a Sr. Applications Analysis/programmer. Keith has worked in the theater for over 30 years doing the lighting and sound for many productions including: Miss Thomasville Pageants, Chair City Players, Lexington Youth Theatre, Hospital Guild - Evening of Music, Victoria Livengood, USAir Jazz Orch, Old South Dixieland Band and many more. He graduated from Thomasville High and received an Associate's Degree from DCCC in Computer Science and Business. He has been married to Tammy for over 26 years with 3 daughters, Jennifer, Jessica and Julie.
Wanda Grayson, Secretary
Wanda came to serve as Bethel's secretary in August, 2002. Wanda also works for Davidson County Schools as an Educational Technology Assistant and has for the past 30 years. She and her husband Kurt of 38 years have two daughters who are both married. Kurt and Wanda have two grandsons and loves to spend time with them. Wanda also loves to spend time with her family and friends, visiting the mountains, the beach, reading and she also enjoys gardening.