Rev. Andy Bryan is our newly-appointed Lead Pastor. He and his wife, Erin, are the parents of three children, and serve as a foster family.
Rev. Andy comes to us from Campbell United Methodist Church in Springfield, Missouri. He has nineteen years of pastoral experience, plus seven years in music ministry. He studied at Saint Paul School of Theology. He also studied vocal music and choral conducting at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri. He served as a church music director in Galesburg, Illinois for five years before God called him to pastoral ministry in 2000.
Rev. Andy is a recognized leader in the Missouri Annual Conference, having been elected a Reserve Delegate to the 2016 General Conference and a Delegate to the 2020 General Conference. He is a gifted preacher, talented musician, and caring pastor. Come on over for worship and help welcome Rev. Andy to Manchester UMC!