Pastoral Staff

Pastoral Staff

Lead Pastor

Rev. John Longmire

I am daily amazed at the beauty and transforming power of the gospel of Jesus Christ. God draws us day-by-day into a deeper relationship, loving us unconditionally, giving us daily grace, and showing us new ways of living. Every day is an adventure to see what God has in store! It is a great privilege to serve such an excellent church of devoted followers of Jesus Christ. Hempfield is a church that is passionately devoted to making disciples of Jesus…
Associate Pastor

Rev. Heather Hammel

“The church is more than a building, it’s a family. When we gather together to worship God, we also gather as brothers and sisters in Christ. We support, challenge, respect, love, and care for one another. We also join together, shoulder to shoulder, serving Hempfield UMC, our communities, and our world.”   Heather is a newly licensed and appointed part-time local pastor in the United Methodist Church. She has grown up in the United Methodist Church (in Ohio) and has…
Associate Pastor

Pastor Kevin Kresge

Pastor for Senior Adults

Rev. Dr. Ed Barlow