We are excited to welcome you into this active and thriving family of faith. We strive to help people gain a closer connection to God and a stronger faith with the teaching of these 6 Great Ideas:
  • Worship regularly
  • Spend Time Daily with God
  • Give generously
  • Serve in a Ministry
  • Participate in a small group
  • Invite a friend.
    With these practices, we believe you can get into God’s flow for your life, for your family, for your work and for your community.

meet the staff


Ministry Staff

Amy Wood

Children’s Pastor

Carol Betts

Pastor of Outreach and Congregational Care
Email: cbetts001@gmail.com

Jean Schafer

Youth and Mission Pastor
Email: schaferjean75@gmail.com

Frank Luchsinger

Lead Pastor
Email: frankluchsinger@me.com



Church Staff

Lyndsey Casey

Church Secretary
Email: secretary@newalbanyumc.com

Chuck Dunfee

Building Supervisor
Email: archers1959@yahoo.com

Pam Wilson


Emily Martin

Children’s Ministry Assistant
Email: cantareeghc@hotmail.com



Music Staff

Mike Martin

Choir Director and Organist/Pianist
Email: mikemartin1003@gmail.com

Evan McIntyre

Children’s Musical Director

Nick Terelle

Redemption! Band Manager
Email:  nterelle@gmail.com

The Redemption! Worship Band


The New Albany Methodist Chancel Choir


Pastoral and Christian Counseling Services

Here at New Albany Methodist, we recognize that there are times in each of our lives that one-on-one counseling can be a vital part of the spiritual healing process. Our pastors welcome the opportunity to talk with you about faith, about life, about loss, about God. Some of the areas of helpful conversation may be: