Chris McGarvey

Chris has served Bethel as Lead Pastor since 2009. Chris was born and raised in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area. He eventually became a mid-westerner after attending Wheaton College, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and then serving for 10 years as an associate pastor at Grace Church of DuPage in Warrenville, IL. His ministry focus was primarily…

Tyler Miller

Tyler has served Bethel as Associate Pastor since 2013. He’s a graduate of East Tennessee State University (Bachelor of Business Administration, 2007) and The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (Master of Divinity, 2012). While attending SBTS in Louisville, KY, he served as an elder and pastor of administration of Crossing Church. Born and raised in Johnson…

Greg Baumann

Greg has served Bethel as an elder since 2005. He was raised in Wheeling, WV, and after living in the Pittsburgh area for 9 years, he moved to Wilmington in 1996. Greg came to trust Jesus Christ as his Savior in 1992. Greg and his wife, Janet, met in St. Clairsville, OH (Janet’s hometown), dated for…

Bill Hughes

Bill and his family have been part of the Bethel family since 1972. He has served the flock at Bethel in many different capacities. Bill is currently serving as the secretary for the elder team and oversees the facilities team. Bill was born and raised in North Wilmington. He studied Electrical Engineering at Letourneau University…

Al Huss

Al has been part of the Bethel community since 2012 and is currently serving as an elder, adult Sunday School teacher, and is involved in men’s ministries. He and his wife, Debby, also lead a community group. Al has been privileged to serve the Lord vocationally through two diverse callings – first as a research engineer and…

Todd Metzger

Todd has attended Bethel since 1995 and served in various ways in the children’s, deacons, and missions ministries. Previously serving as treasurer, Todd was asked to serve as an elder in 2010, where he continues to assist in financial planning for the church. In addition, Todd, with his wife Rachel, lead a community group. Todd was raised in Newark, DE…

Dwight Singer

Dwight is an indigene of North Wilmington. He was in the first graduating class of Concord High School and is a U of DE ‘Blue Hen.’ Competitive sports, particularly football and baseball, occupied life in younger years. The Navigators on the UD campus first discipled him to walk intimately with Christ. His degree in mechanical…

Gayle Santa Maria

Gayle has been part of the Bethel family since her family joined the church when she was in the ninth grade. A transfer from Philadelphia’s Cairn University to Simpson College landed her in San Francisco. After graduating with a B.A. in Business Administration, Gayle spent some time in Hawaii (which inspired her love of the beach, swimming,…