Meet Stephanie Seth, Our Next Staff Member!
Bishop Ruben Saenz of the Great Plains Conference has appointed Stephanie Seth to serve as a Student Pastor at Topeka First UMC beginning September 1st, 2019. Learn more about Stephanie and her family before she joins our team this Fall!
Stephanie has 20 years experience working in Youth Ministry and has been the Director of Youth & Family Ministries for the past 7 years at Silver Lake United Methodist Church. For the last 17 years she has been assisting/co-leading worship both at Silver Lake UMC and Countryside UMC. Stephanie is a graduate of Emporia State University with a degree in English and Communications and a current MDiv. student at Iliff School of Theology.
She was recently approved for Licensed Local Pastor Status and will begin her first unit of CPE (Clinical Pastoral Education) at Saint Luke's Hospital for a full-time summer internship in May.
Stephanie and her husband Jaryl have four boys: Carter (15), Zander (14) Liam (8) and Kyson (6). They live in Silver Lake, KS. Jaryl works at the corporate office of Evergy (formerly Westar Energy) as a Programmer/Analyst. In their limited free time Stephanie and her family enjoy camping, hiking, and weekends on our boat spent waterskiing and swimming. We are excited to welcome Stephanie and her family to Topeka First UMC as she begins her appointment with us on September 1st.