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Come Visit Us Sometime

2300 Ave. H, Bay City, TX 77414 



In-person worship

in addition to live stream


3rd Thursday of the month

from 8:30 am to 10 am


Ronica Johnson, Administrative Assistant


Senior Pastor -Reverend Christopher McNeill
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Coming Soon.

Secretary - Leslie Hubbard
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Leslie graduated in 1988 from Van Vleck High School, she has an associated degree in Engineering Graphics and Design.  Her back ground is in pipe design; she worked at Chevron Phillips for 20+ years and decided to retired when the Corona Virus hit.  Leslie has a heart for service and when the opportunity to serve as office Administrator became available she took a chance and applied for the job.

She grew up in Matagorda County and has lived in the area her entire life.  She currently lives in Van Vleck, Texas, with her husband Lee and youngest daughter.   Lee and Leslie have 3 beautiful children and 1 amazing Granddaughter.  She loves being at home and being with her family and friends, loves to cook, take care of her dogs and spends her free time with her Granddaughter

Sunshine and Rainbows Director - Cecially Breazeale
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Cecially was formerly employed as a 4 year old teacher at Sunshine and Rainbows Academy as well as a parent of a student.  She has vast experience working with young children in a church setting and is a leader in the home school community.

Proverbs 22:6

Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.

Praise Team Director - Susan Parish
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Susan, a Bay City native, graduated from BCHS in 1979. She got a certificate in Legal Stenography from Alvin Community College and has served many clerical jobs since then.  She first joined staff here in 1987 as pianist and became the Praise Team Director here in 2002. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, to travel, read, watch movies, go to concerts, play board games, listen to music, and play music. 

Choir Director - Gena Herrera
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Gena joined the staff here after serving and leading in the Praise Team and in the Chancel Choir.  Her talents became apparent and she stepped into the position of Choir Director from the support of her church family and husband Jesse.  Gena is a high school teacher in her "Spare" Time. 

Handbell Choir Director - Rebecca Sansing
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Rebecca was born in Odessa, TX and grew up in Christ and was married in a tiny little country church, Friendship Baptist, on the ourskirts of the country-side community of Orangedale, TX.  She has been a member of First United Methodist Church in Bay City since moving here with her husband, Bill, in 2009.  She has served in The Praise Ringers handbell choir since 2010 and found a passion for the musicianship of handbells, learning to ring solo, ensemble, and full choir pieces.  She is a graduate of Pettus High School where she held the postitions of Drum Major, Flag Corp Captain, and first chair trumpet, clarinet, bass clarinet, and baritone.  She picked up a little flute, electric bass, and piano along the way.  She received her degree in Business Administration from American InterContinental University online in 2005.  She has served as Director for The Praise Ringers since July of 2015.
Rebecca and Bill have been married since 2007 and have since been blessed with two boys and twin girls.
Rebecca views the church as the family of God, hears God through music, and is honored to serve on the staff and in as many other capacities as the Lord leads.

Pianist/Organist - Michael Byrn
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Youth Director -
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