Welcome Paula Colton: New 5/6 Grade Youth Coordinator at Delano UMC

Paula Colton

The Staff Parish Relations Committee (SPRC) is pleased to announce that beginning September 1st, 2017, Rev. Paula Colton will serve at Delano UMC as the 5/6 Grade Youth Coordinator during Wednesday evening youth programming.

Paula has been an ordained Deacon in the United Methodist Church for 10 years. She graduated from Drew University in Madison, NJ with a Master of Divinity and has served for 16 years in various churches around Minnesota.


Paula is passionate about working together with parents to help the faith of their young ones grow: “Together we will plant seeds of faith that will grow as our children grow. As the body of Christ, we all play a role in raising young disciples. Whether you are parent, grandparent, amazing aunt, crazy uncle or wonderful neighbor, you have a role in raising up these disciples. I look forward to partnering with you on the journey that lies ahead. “


Paula, along with her children Elliot and Sydney, live in Rockford, MN.  As a family they enjoy hiking, camping, Twins games and well just about anything you can do outside!