Madeleine “Maddie” Pittman accepted a position as Children’s Director at Lorena UMC in Spring of 2019. As the daughter of a Methodist pastor, Maddie has always been “on the move” all over the great state of Texas. She feels like her experiences in places like Quinlan, Rowlett, Garland, Irving, Dallas, Italy, Hillsboro, San Marcos and Waco, have blessed her with lifetime friendships, great teachers and mentors along the way. Maddie has been, and continues to be, active in the Central Texas Conference in a variety of roles and as a member of boards and committees.
In addition to the valuable lessons she learned outside the home, Maddie’s family fostered over 40 children while she was growing up. From this unique and amazing experience, she learned to nurture and care for children from every walk of life from a very young age resulting in a love and deep compassion for children.
Maddie currently attends McClennan Community College pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree in 4th-8th Grade ELA/Social Studies Education from Tarleton State University. In addition to her work at Lorena UMC, she has also been serving for three years in the preschool in another area Methodist church.
Maddie enjoys photography, music, crafting and all things Disney. Maddie is passionate in her ministry about helping kids know that they are loved and cherished by God and in facilitating their spiritual growth.