Christ Community United Methodist Church

205 North Duffy Road     Butler, PA 16001     P: 724-287-4462

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Contact Christ Community

Phone numbers are listed below to meet the needs of immediate contacts. For casual contact or to send messages, please use email.

Pastor Bruce Gascoine

Cell: 724-799-0715
Office: 724-287-4462

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Bruce grew up in Monroeville, PA and graduated from Gateway High School in 1977. He has two brothers—Jim, two years older and also a UM pastor, currently at Dutilh UMC in Cranberry Township, PA; and Jon, same age (twins) who is a CPA and lives in Indiana, PA. Bruce married Laurie in January, 1981—married 32 years. Laurie works as the Manager of Administrative Services for Premier Therapy in Beaver, PA. They have two children: Sarah, 25 years old, graduated from Penn State University in May, 2010 with a Business degree in Marketing, living in Moon Township, PA and working as a Merchandise Analyst for Dick's Sporting Goods; Michael, 23 years old, graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in August, 2012 with a Parks and Recreation degree, living in San Francisco, CA and working at maintaining trails at the Golden Gate National Park.
Bruce also graduated from California University of PA in 1981 with a Bachelor's degree in Special Education, and from Wesley Theological School in 1987 with a Masters of Divinity degree. Bruce has served three UM Churches: King's Chapel in New Castle, PA (1986-1993); Mars in Mars, PA (1993-2005); and St. Paul's in Allison Park, Pa (2005-present). Bruce looks forward to serving at Christ Community from 2013 to as long as God allows.

James Golla, Director of Connectional Ministries

Office: 724-287-4462

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Cherie Loomis, Director of Youth Ministries
Cell: 412-629-2397
Office: 724-287-4462

Karen Egan, Administrative Coordinator
Office: 724-287-4462
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Additional Staff

Marilyn Stephenson, Church Organist
Deb Pincek, Church Pianist
Joanne Schwab, Church Treasurer
Super Sprouts Preschool Teachers Sandy Kubala and Arlene Sutton.

Service Times

Sunday   Contempory 9:26am    Traditional 11:00am


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