Rev. Mark Terwilliger
Mark has been our pastor since July 1, 2014, having previously served at Beach Lake UMC and Central Honesdale UMC.
Mark is an ordained elder in the Susquehanna Annual Conference; he began serving churches in Susquehanna’s predecessor Wyoming Conference following the completion of seminary at Boston University in 1988. He has lived and attended schools in Chile, Mexico, Honduras and the Dominican Republic.
Following a B.S. in Music Education from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Music in Performance from Ithaca College, Mark taught music at a bi-lingual school in Cali, Colombia. He served on the staff of the Global Praise Program of the General Board of Global Ministries and resources their Spanish music website, Canto Metodista. Mark has been involved with the United Methodist General Board of Church and Society’s United Nations Ministry as a “Glocal Organizer and Advocate”. He led worship for the Second United Nations High Level Dialogue on International Migration and Development and participated in drafting the Advocacy Paper featured in THE INTERSECTIONS OF MIGRATION, HUMAN RIGHTS AND DEVELOPMENT JUSTICE (2014) and authored the study guide.