Introducing our new Senior pastor, Rev. sara bayles charlton
The Staff Parish Relations Committee is thrilled to announce the appointment by Bishop Gary Mueller of the new senior pastor, Rev. Sara Bayles Charlton.
Pastor Sara’s first day will be Sunday, Sept. 19. Pastor Sara previously served as pastor at Sylvan Hills UMC. She's also worked in ministries in Fort Smith, Cleveland and Overcup, Arkansas. She also served a year of hospital chaplaincy with Duke University Hospital in Durham, North Carolina.
A graduate of the University of Central Arkansas with degrees in political science, religious studies, women’s studies and honors interdisciplinary studies, Pastor Sara earned her Master of Divinity from Duke University Divinity School. During her time at Duke, she was a Divinity Fellow serving churches in Indianapolis and Charleston, South Carolina.
We look forward to getting to know Pastor Sara and invite you to meet her on Sept. 19. Click here to learn more about our new pastor.