Dr. James O. Renault
Dr. Renault has been in the ministry since 1971. He joined us as the leader of our church in 2002. He also served a United Methodist church in Tampa. Prior to becoming a United Methodist, he served Baptist churches in Georgia, Florida, and Kentucky. He received his M.Div. and Ph.D. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky. He was among the first to graduate from Palm Beach Atlantic University in 1972. He was ordained an Elder in the United Methodist Church in 2002.
Valerie joined our staff in October 2007. She is originally from Cumberland, Rhode Island and move to Dade City in 2005. Valerie and her husband have one daughter, Amanda and one grandson, Cayden.
Director of Children's Ministry
Holly joined our staff in June 2012 after teaching elementary school in Pasco County for the previous 8 years. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Flagler College and her Master's Degree from Saint Leo University. Holly and her husband have four children, Owen, Miles, Eleanor and Callie.
Director of Music Ministry
Jennifer joined our staff in October 2003. Jennifer received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Studies from the University of South Florida. She is currently pursuing a Masters of Music Degree in Choral Conducting and Vocal Performance from the University of South Florida. Jennifer and her husband, Jere, have three daughters, Tawnie, Ciera, and Dorothy.
Katie joined our staff in October 2021. She received a Bachelor's of Arts Degree in Graphic Design, minoring in Studio Art at Florida Southern College. Katie is currently an Art Teacher at Centennial Elementary, and has grown up in the Methodist Church.
First United Methodist Church of Dade City
37628 Church Avenue
Dade City, FL 33525-4131
Phone: (352) 567-5604
Fax: (352) 567-5605
9:00 AM - Worship (Christian Life Center)
10:00 AM - Sunday School
11:00 AM - Worship (Sanctuary)