Rev. Dr. Rula Colvin

Senior Pastor

Welcome to our new pastor, Rev. Dr. Rula Colvin!  She comes to us from Mission Bell UMC in Glendale, AZ.  Pastor Rula was first appointed within the Desert Southwest Conference in 1999.  She has served seven churches in Arizona, as well as Heritage UMC in Las Vegas.  Pastor Rula attended Claremont School of Theology where she received her Master in Divinity, and she received her Doctorate in Ministry from Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, DC.

            Pastor Rula is a third generation native of Arizona.  She grew up in Gila Bend and has two brothers and a sister.  She is very passionate about working for social justice, especially around the subjects of hunger and affordable housing.