Rev. Elizabeth Duffin as our new Senior Pastor at FUMCMC. For the past five years, Elizabeth has been working as Associate Director at the Center for Clergy Excellence at the Texas Annual Conference. Prior to her current position, she served as the Pastor of Worship Life at Lakewood United Methodist Church. Elizabeth has also held other pastoral responsibilities with worship and youth ministries at Wesley United Methodist Church in Beaumont, Texas.
Elizabeth grew up at St. Luke’s UMC and pursued an art history degree from Davidson College. She served as a US2 missionary in a Methodist domestic mission project based in Salt Lake City. It was here that she, in her own words “clearly heard her calling into ministry.” Elizabeth is a graduate from Duke Divinity School with a Master of Divinity degree. Seann, Elizabeth’s husband, is Senior Pastor at Bellaire United Methodist Church. They have two beautiful and energetic children, James, 7 and Sara, who is 4.