Church Staff

Pastor: Reverend David Schumacher

Reverend David Schumacher was appointed to Zion in July of 2008.  He came to us from Ewan United Methodist Church where he served as Pastor, and before that he was the Associate Pastor at Elmer United Methodist Church.  Pastor Dave received his Master of Divinity degree from the Methodist Theological School in Ohio and a Master of Arts in Religion from Temple University.  Prior to being appointed at Elmer UMC, he worked for nearly fifteen years as a mental health social worker.  Pastor Dave is married to Pam, a graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College, who teaches Special Education in Downe Township.  Dave and Pam have two children. Their son, Ryan, is a television producer for Glasstown Productions.  Their daughter, Erin, is a graduate of Eastern Mennonite University with a B.A. degree in Outdoor Ministry and Adventure Leadership.  She is pursuing a career in Christian Camp Administration.


Church Secretary: Lori Jo Jamieson

Lori Jo started working at Zion UMC in May 2015. She is married to Rev. Peter Jamieson, Pastor at Asbury United Methodist Church, also in Egg Harbor Township. She enjoys music, reading, photography, gardening, kayaking and restoring an old farmhouse in Harmony, Warren County. Our previous secretary, Lillie Freeman, supported our church for nine years – with faith, love and warm commitment. She is enjoying a full and busy retirement!