Pastor Jean Ward

Pastor Jean Ward is a Pennsylvania Native, born in the southern end of Chester County. A 1976 graduate of Avon Grove High School. 

In 1978 she began a career with a local drug store chain becoming management and then took on addtional roles of store acquistions an training of newly acquired store personnel. She worked for this company 30 years .

While She has always been a part of the Methodist Church, her  decision to go into the ministry began in 2002. And she is thankful that she had a wonderful church family and supportive pastors to help her and to mentor her call.

In her home church of Fishburn UMC, Hershey she began teaching Sunday school, and Bible studies, led a mentoring class for new members, led a drama team in worship and began a prayer ministry. She was also a lay speaker and lay leader of the church.

She has completed two  years of study under the Center for Spiritual Formation and has completed all requirements to be a Licensed Local pastor in the Methodist Church. She graduated from Course of Study in 2017  at Wesley Seminary in Washington D.C.

Reedsville/Church Hill/Milroy  Is Jean's second appointment as Pastor after serving a year at Rebersburg Charge  in Rebersburg PA.


Sunday Morning Worship

Church Hill UMC: 10:00

   Sunday School: 9:00 


Reedsville UMC: 9:00 

Sunday School:


Milroy UMC: 11:15

Sunday School 10:00


Communion is served the first Sunday of each month.

Church Hill United Methodist Church

199 Woodland Circle

Reedsville, PA 17084

717 667 9847

Reedsville United Methodist Church

60 East Logan Street

Reedsville, PA 17084

Milroy United  Methodist Church

91 S Main Street

Milroy, PA 17063

United Methodist Connection

We are a part of the United Methodist Church that has over 17 million members all over the world.


We are within the Susquehanna Confernece that spans central Pennsylvania from New York to the Maryland border.


We are located in the State College District that covers Lock Haven to Clearfield and Renovo to Mifflintown.


We are a single parish of two churches located in Reedsville, one of the quiet suburbs between State College and Lewistown.