Community UMC gets new pastor

Community UMC members at the 2022 Aurora Pride Parade. Photo courtesy of Community UMC

Jacob Tipantasig-Wolverton has been appointed pastor of Community UMC, an LGBTQ welcoming congregation in Naperville.

He has over 25 years of experience leading both traditional and contemporary worship. Tipantasig-Wolverton is currently the Associate Pastor of Worship & Discipleship at Union Chapel UMC Indianapolis and finishing up his Master of Divinity degree at Methodist Theological School of Ohio.

He’ll be joined by his husband, Luis, and their two young children, Carter and Emilia. They’ll join Community UMC in July.