Pastor: William "Bill" Pike

Pastor Pike is a graduate of both Harvard University and Duke Divinity School. Bill has been pastoring the New Market United Methodist Church since April 2011. He lives near New Market with his wife, Brooke; his son, Jacob; and also too many cats. Bill is also employed by Myler Church Building Systems in Crawfordsville.


Administrative Assistant: JoElla Haffner

Pianist: Mary Ann Lowe and Connie Cleek

sunday school staff

Sunday School Superintendent: Rachel Welliever

Nursery: Rachel Welliever, JoElla Haffner, & others

Toddler Teacher: Rachel Welliever

Pre-K - 2nd Teacher: Sheila Chadd

3rd-5th Teacher: Dixie Ruggles

Junior High Teacher: (teacher needed) Interim- Bill Pike

High School Teacher: Kelly Clifton

Young Adult Teacher: Lori Hedrick

Future Builders(Adult): Marci Welliever

Christian Builders(Older Adult): Marcia Shaw

*Many of our Sunday School teachers are either current or former teachers and/or coaches, and have lots of experience with youth.

**All adults who work with children 18 and under have completed background and criminal history checks on record.