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Most people just call me Beth. Some formalize my name by saying Pastor Beth but I had been answering to Beth for forty years before I became a pastor so the name is fine with me. I was privileged to come to Maumelle in July of 2014 after serving churches in central Arkansas, northeast Arkansas and southwest Arkansas....
Director of Children’s Ministry
My name is Kayla Tullos and I have been the Director of Children’s Ministry since February 2017. I am married to my wonderful husband Andrew and we have three boys, Jacob, Carson, and Marshall. I am a Mississippi transplant and have loved being a part of the Maumelle community and the First Church Family...
Director of Student Ministry
My name is Dante and I have been serving as Director of Student Ministries since December 2015. My passion is evangelism and students but I am also certified as an chaplain through UAMS and have been ordained through Agape Church in Little Rock. My family is one of my greatest joys...
Day School Director
After mentoring and working with students in the Little Rock School District, Yolanda came to St James Learning Center June 2000. She spent 10 years as a teacher, 4 years as an Assistant Director and last 2 years as Site Supervisor of St James UMC. She is a 2003 graduate of Philander Smith College and the mother of 2 children, Jayla(16) and Jaythan(8)...
They call me the “other” Beth. I began working for First United Methodist Church in June 2006 as Receptionist and am now happily serving as Church Administrator. I have been married to my wonderful husband, Ron, for 33 years and we have 3 beautiful children, (Hunter, Emily & Sophie) one beautiful daughter-in-law, Staci, and a precious granddaughter named Evelyn Rae...