Trinity United Methodist Church



Rev. Chris Suerdieck

Certified Lay Minister

Merri Sayler

Music Ministry

Rachel Olson, Organist and choir director

Gene Eyler, Soul Seekers director

Nursery Care

Rachel Wivell, Coordinator

Lay Leadership

Bill Wivell- Church Council Chairperson,  Lay Member to Annual Conference

Jeffrey Simmons - Staff-Parish Relations Committee Chairperson, Endowment Fund Committee Chairperson  

Gene Eyler- Finance Committee Chairperson

Chuck Hawley- Trustees Chairperson

Merri Sayler-  Missions & Outreach Chairperson, Lay Leader, Certified Lay Minister

Fran Eyler- Education Committee Chairperson

Rachel Wivell- Treasurer

Donna Hawley -  Liaison to Emmitsburg Council of Churches

[last update: 23 March 2017]

Pastor's Biography

Rev. Chris Suerdieck graduated with a Masters of Divinity degree from
Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington DC. She is an ordained elder who
served congregations in the Virginia Conference from 1990-2010. Upon her
retirement she and her husband moved to Emmitsburg, Maryland. In 2010 she
became an affiliate retired clergy member of the Baltimore-Washington
Conference and has since served as an interim pastor of four congregations in the
Frederick District of the Baltimore-Washington Conference. Presently she is also
a member of the Frederick District Committee on Ordained Ministry.

In addition to her church work, Rev. Suerdieck is an artist/designer, writer,
retreat leader, and member of the Emmitsburg Community Chorus.

Trinity United Methodist Church |313 W Main Street | P.O. Box 481|  Emmitsburg, MD 21727
  301-447-3740 church phone | |