West Grove UMC Team

Rev. Tim Anderman

Rev. Timothy C. Anderman, an ordained elder in the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference of The United Methodist Church, was appointed to serve West Grove United Methodist Church in July 2020. He is delighted to be in ministry with the people of West Grove.  Pastor Tim  lives with his wife, Julie, in Avondale.

Rev. Jim Mundell

Pastor Jim is a retired local pastor with over 4o years of experience in ministry.  He was appointed to West Grove UMC in 2004 as the Associate Pastor and as Pastor of Jenner’s Pond Retirement Community.  Pastor Jim and wife, Betty make their home at Jenner’s Pond.

Donna Fackler

As Church Administrator at West Grove UMC, Donna wears a variety of hats from finances, to desk top publishing, to inventory maintenance, to facility management to name just a few.  In September 2020, she has served the church for 16 years.  Donna has a heart for her ministry here and finds it truly rewarding and…

Melanie Jones

Melanie Jones is the full-time Director of Children’s and Youth Ministries. Melanie joins us from her most recent post as Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries at Newark United Methodist Church in Delaware. Melanie has a Bachelor’s in Youth Ministry from Eastern University and has also worked with school-aged children as the Assistant Director of…

Betsy Smith

Betsy has been attending West Grove UMC since 1996 and has been leading various music ministries since 2004.  She currently directs the Chancel Choir and Praise Team and also plays the music for the Traditional service.  We are very blessed with wonderful, spirit-filled musicians and would welcome anyone who would like to join either the choir or…