Pastor Jay Bessmer
Pastor Jay Bessmer is our Senior Pastor. He began his ministry at Bethany in September 2011 after moving from Nebraska with his wife, Sarah and their five children, TJ, Gracyn, Cailyn, McKenna and Ashley. Pastor Jay graduated the Ministry Preparation Course of Study and following his education, was ordained as an Elder in the Church of the Nazarene. Pastor Jay has a great desire to impact the lives of our community as he continually evaluates more effective ways to reach this community for Christ.
Pastor Jason Avery
Pastor Jason Avery is the Student & Family Formation Pastor. He began his ministry at Bethany in June 2012 after moving from Oklahoma with his wife, Amy. They have 4 children, Austin, Kandace, Jeffrey and Skylie. Pastor Jason is a graduate of Southern Nazarene University and following his education, was ordained as an Elder in the Church of the Nazarene. He has a great desire to see spiritual growth in students as he strives to help children understand they are disciples of today and equipping them with the tools to continually develop a growing relationship with Christ.
Kim Easdon has been serving as the Administrative Assistant & Treasurer for the Bethany family since January of 1999. Kim is always finding creative and efficient ways to better maintain the church office and to also assist in many other areas of the ministries of Hutch Bethany. With her husband, Jess, and three children, the Easdons are volunteering to serve this church and community in a Christ-like manner.