Pastor Tom is both humbled and honored to be called as pastor of Saline First United Methodist and to share in the joy of following Jesus Christ together with the church. He is excited to be a part of leadership team and to serve the community of Saline.
Prior to coming to Saline, Tom served at Lambertville UMC for 19 years. Tom is a native of Monroe and is married to his wife Julie for 32 years. Julie is a Young 5 school teacher with Bedford schools. Tom and Julie are blessed with three adult children: Alec (Lauren), Rachel (Justin) Distelrath, and Aaron and one granddaughter—Wesley. Tom’s other active pursuits include: following the University of Michigan (as a proud graduate), fitness activities, and family time up north. His favorite scripture is: “I can do all things in Him who strengthens us.” Philippians 4:13