Nora Mendyk

Senior Pastor

Holdrege is a great place to live and pastor.  My husband Dave and I are enjoying learning about the history, culture, and community activities.  Between us we have five young adult children, and nine grandchildren living in Loveland, CO; Omaha, NE; Aberdeen, North Carolina; Wahoo, NE, and Budapest, Hungary.     

 I am fortunate to have a variety of experiences before becoming an elder in the United Methodist Church in 2008.  (Wife, Mom, teacher, Christian education and youth director, Lay Pastor, and Assistant Pastor.)  I have enjoyed pastoring in several Nebraska communities: Giltner, Phillips, Omaha, West Point, and Grant.

Attempting to follow God’s leading is always an adventure.  I enjoy hearing of other people’s adventures in life.  Stop by the church or call and we can meet for coffee.

God bless you!

Rev. Nora Mendyk 

Penny Mooney

Administrative Assistant

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Candance Miller

Director of Faith Formation

My husband, Ryan, and I and our three children have lived in NE since May 2008.  Before moving, I had an in-home daycare which allowed me to be at home with our children.  

I have always had a passion for working with children, so when the position of Children and Youth Director came open at the church, I decided to apply.  This setting was new to me as my previous experience with kids had been in a childcare setting.  I accepted my current position in November of 2009.  I have had so much to learn not only about myself, but about kids and what it means to be a disciple.  I am definitely a work in progress but my work at FUMC molds me and shapes me more and more into the image of Christ each day.

As I continue to learn and grow, I am open to ideas and suggestions for how to better minister to you and your family.  Stop by or give me a call.

Candance Miller