Rev. Zach Anderson, Senior Pastor
Pastor Zach has been the pastor of Goodland United Methodist Church since July 1, 2017. He is an ordained elder in the United Methodist Church and a graduate of Saint Paul School of Theology in Kansas City (Master of Divinity) and Doane College (Bachelor of Arts in Public Adminisitration) in Crete, Nebraska. He is a native Nebraskan, but is excited to be a Kansan now. Pastor Zach is married to Nicole, a native of Kansas and graduate of Kansas State University.
Pastor Zach enjoys golfing, reading, camping, music, theater, musical theater, and taking in live concerts. He has a passion for social justice and is engaged in many organizations that work for that ideal. His focus verse for life and ministry is Micah 6:8: “What does the Lord require of you, but to do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly with your God?”
Pastor Caleb Miles, Pastor of Young Discipleship
Pastor Caleb comes to us from years of ministry in the Church of the Nazarene. He has experience pastoring children and teens in Manhattan, KS, Larned, KS, Pratt, KS and Batesville, AR. He also has experience as a lead pastor in Clarksville, AR and Goodland, KS. In addition to being licensed as a pastor, he has formal education in ministry from MidAmerica Nazarene University in Olathe, KS and Nazarene Bible College in Colorado Springs, CO. He married his college sweetheart, Julia, in 2010. Pastor Caleb and Julia have three children: Tasia (7), Alacya (Lacy 5), and Peter (2).
The desire of Pastor Caleb’s heart is to see children and teens become passionate disciples of Jesus. His personal mission is to help guide students in their relationship with Jesus and with others.
Pastor Caleb enjoys working in the school district as a paraprofessional as well as coaching wrestling. His favorite things to do are: play pool, disc golf, games with his family, and going to the park on a nice day.
Karen Vandiver, Office Manager
Nathan Boll, Custodian