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Ryan Washabaugh - Senior Pastor
Ryan was born and raised in Vanderbilt, PA, where he graduated from Connellsville High School.  He received a B.A. in Arts with a Technical Theatre concentration and a M. Ed with an Elementary Concentration and PA state teaching certification.  Ryan plans to attend Pittsburgh Theological Seminary in the Fall.  He has worked in several professional settings, most recently as Vice-Principal and science, history, and Bible teacher at Armbrust Christian Academy.
Ryan has been serving as the Youth Leader at Cochran Memorial in Dawson and as a Lay Speaker and adult Sunday School teacher at his home church, Mt. Salem UMC.  Ryan has a passion for small group ministry and youth ministry.
He has been married since 2006 to Heather.  They have three lively boys:  Evan, 11; Eli, 10, and Asher, 3.  As a family they enjoy going to their cabin in the summer and having meals together.  Ryan has a passion for wood crafting and making things from upcycled materials.  He also has a passion for hospitality and is willing to roll his sleeves up and prepare a good meal in the kitchen.  Ryan is excited to fulfill his call into pastoral ministry and help others grow in their faith and knowledge of a loving and grace filled God.


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Barb - Secretary
(724) 929-4696
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First UMC

First UMC
200 State Street
Belle Vernon, PA 15012
Phone:  724-929-4696
Fax:      724-930-0651

Perryopolis UMC


Perryopolis UMC
203 Independence Street
Perryopolis, PA 15473
Phone:  724-736-8850
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