Branson United Methodist Church began its journey in 1956 with the orignal Holt Chapel building on the undeveloped Highway 76. Through the years BUMC has grown and expanded its Church Family and Facilities.

   Today, Branson United Methodist Church is a thriving church focused on developing members of Chirst-like character for the impact of the world. Through our many different programs you can get connected to a welcoming family.

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Branson UMC Staff

The church is grateful for our amazing staff who make all the ministries and programs a success.

Eric Derks

Lead Pastor

Eric and his wife, Jamey, recently moved to Branson with their sons (Paul, David, and Stephen).

Doyle Carroll

Associate Pastor

Doyle Carroll acts as the leader behind pastoral care of members and the hospitality which hosts monthly dinners in our Family Life Center.

Judy Baty

Office Admin and Secretary

Judy has been the workhouse behind the scenes at BUMC for more than 20 years. Through her extensive knowledge of the church and the area, she delivers clear communication to members and ministries of the church.

Jill Evans

Director Of next Generation

Jill and her husband, Mark, moved to Branson in mid-2009 with their two sons (Pierce and Ayden). Jill leads the youth and children of th church through her ministry of Next Generation.

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