Secretariat is our governing body and meets the 3rd Friday of each month at 7:30 pm at the Auburn United Methodist Church located at 99 South Street or Routes 34 & 38 in Auburn, NY. Follow Rt. 34 after getting off I-90 at the Weedsport / Auburn exit 40 for Auburn. Cross East Genesee St. and travel approximately 6 blocks to the church.

Lay Director Meg Soper 607-738-3827
Spiritual Director Kevin Turner 585-615-9407
Assistant LD Tami Farnsworth 585-298-8974
Assistant SD Doug Brock
Secretary Lori Wheeler 607-215-2124
Post – Weekend Alex and Jill Morales
Pre-Weekend Carl Vansickle 585-526-6148
Agape Marcy Hand 315-255-2187
Music Mike Cheney 585-410-2239
Clean-up Nick & Josie Hippey 315-719-5546
Clean-up Mark & Connie Shepard 315-750-8672
Librarian/Historian Lewie Jenkins 607-857-6341
Ultreya Coordinator John Hand 315-255-2187
Kitchen Coordinator Terry Gilbert 315-573-0959
Kitchen Coordinator Dawn Norton 315-462-3533
Prayer Chain Paula Wilson 607-732-5483 Send Prayer Requests To
Prayer Vigil Sue Dunlap 607-734-4397
Treasurer #1 Eric Amberg 585-317-3856
Treasurer #2 Tom Harvey 585-526-6058
Website Brandee Terry 607-377-2080
Registration Lisa Edger  607-738-8574
Koinonia/YAK Betsy Schuessler 315-530-7886
Koinonia/YAK Spiritual Director Dave Pritchard 607-349-8048
Bus/Supplies Kevin Farnsworth 585-278-5629
Database Bob Blanchard 607-733-2982
Safe Sanctuary Martani DeRooij 315-214-3199
Community #1 Anne & Shafe Habeeb 315-536-1963
Community #2 Jim & Barb Russell 315-694-7352

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Closer Walk of UNY
2410 Seneca Castle Rd
Clifton Springs NY

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“The opinions, views or doctrine of the “church facility” used by Closer Walk of Upper New York do not necessarily reflect the beliefs, viewpoints or opinions of The Closer Walk Upper New York”.

Closer Walk supports the stance of the United Methodist Church as expressed in the United Methodist book of Discipline and the United Methodist Book of Resolutions.

Closer Walk of Upper New York recognizes that the Body of Christ is composed of many members. Our prayer and our goal is that Christ is represented through the Closer Walk community. The Closer Walk community is a community of love and support so that the members of the Body of Christ may grow in love for each other and for the Kingdom of God. 5/2012

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