Robert Wecht has been appointed full-time pastor at Stratford United Methodist Church.
Robert Wecht is currently serving the Pearson Memorial United Methodist Church. Prior to that appointment he served the Wayside UMC for five years. He grew up in a conservative Jewish home and converted when he was 29. Soon after receiving Christ as his Lord and Savior, he was called into ministry where he has been blessed serving God for the last 20 years. His wife, Pastor Kimberly Wecht, is the Director of Mission and Pastoral Care at Pitman Manor. He has five children: Elena, Sarah, Hannah, Joshua and Josiah. He is looking forward to serving his new charge with passion and love.
About Stratford UMC
122 Union Ave
Stratford, NJ 08084
Stratford UMC is a located in a diverse, suburban community in Camden County. Their theology is moderate-to-evangelical, with a passion for missions. They sponsor a thrift shop, food pantry, Boy and Girl Scouts, AA and Little Praisers Preschool. Two weekly Bible studies, Sunday School including 4 adult classes, small groups, Youth Group, vocal and bell choirs and Senior and Youth worship Teams help nurture the congregation. They offer a blended worship service with Junior Church for children on Sundays. They have been known for their vibrant and well-attended VBS for many years.