Rev. Jeff McCumber
Associate Pastor
 
 
Reverend Jeff McCumber is a native of Goldsboro, NC and has been serving in the Western North Carolina Conference since 2013 as an ordained elder. Before coming to Mills River, Jeff served churches in Mineral Springs, NC, Herndon, VA and Angier, NC. He received his BA in religion with a minor in Theater from Campbell University and attended Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, DC where he received his Master’s degree.
 
Jeff’s journey includes his wife who is also a pastor in the WNCC. They met at Campbell and got married in DC in 2013. His wife is serving at Groce UMC near Asheville. They don’t have any children, but are very devoted dog owners to their two dogs – Bilbo Baggins (Labradoodle) & Kasumi (Lab-Mix).
 
Jeff’s passions for ministry include preaching, teaching, student and young adult ministry, and building relationships. Jeff loves walking with people in their faith journey and helping them connect with God.