First United Methodist Church of New Port Richey

Our Contacts
Church Office

5901 Indiana Avenue | New Port Richey, FL  34652 |  Map
Phone 727.842.7674
Fax 727.845.8956

Rev Betty
Rev Betty
Pastor

Minister: Betty Batey-  Rev. Batey has served at First United Methodist Church of New Port Richey since July of 2009.  Previously, she served congregations around Florida an also as a hospice chaplain in Miami.  Rev. Batey is  a native of Miami and has a young adult son.
 

Henry Fletcher
Henry Fletcher
Director of Music

Director of Music: Henry Fletcher- Henry has been Director of Music at our church for 40 years.  He also has directed the Richey Concert Band since 1973.  He plays trumpet and writes and arranges music for many organizations.

Martie Grimberg
Martie Grimberg
Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant: Martie Grimberg- Martie joined the staff as Administrative Assistant in April 2011.  Martie is originally from Falls Church, Virginia and comes to us with over 50 years of experience in her field.  She has been married for 50 years and has a son, daughter-in-law and 2 grandsons.
 

Christine Ferrara
Organist

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Ian Deane
Ian Deane
Director of Youth Ministries

Director of Youth Ministries:  Ian Deane came to us in April 2011 to serve as the Director of Youth for our Revolution Youth Group.  This is a community youth group based out of this church.  Ian is originally from Ware, Hertsfordshires in England.  Ian has been involved with the United Methodist Churches for 15 years and has worked for several other Conferences before joining our staff