1st Church is blessed with servant leaders who are dedicated to our mission to Seek, Shape, and Send disciples.

Our Pastors
Pastor Mike Loomis
Rev. Mike Loomis
Senior Pastor
507 W Marion Avenue
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday 
9 am – 4 pm
Closed for Lunch 12 pm – 1 pm
The office is closed for all national holidays.
Pastor Bob Carlson
Assistant Pastor
Pastor Bill Grant
Teaching Pastor
Pastor JohnPastor John Bryant
Pastor Emeritus
Ministry Staff
David Bellows
Director of Music Ministries
Daniel Candia
Contemporary Worship Director
Tim Buck
Director of Youth Ministries
United 4 Him Youth Ministry
Jordan Flick
Director of Children’s Ministries
Illuminate Children’s Ministry
Christa Villarose
Director of Media Ministries

Administrative Staff

Kathy Butgereit
Administrative Director
Joey DePetro
Facilities Manager
Denise Holcomb
Finance Manager
Brittany Ross
Nursery Staff
Laura Ross
Nursery Director
Gail Sexton
Church Secretary
Dolores Smith
Music Ministry Accompanist
Michael Bohley

1st United Methodist Church – 507 W Marion Ave – Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Office: 941.639.3842 Fax: 941.639.3862 email:administrator@whatis1st.com