Velma Tim serves as pastor for First Lexington First United Methodist Church. Prior to pastoring here at First Lex, she has pastored two churches in Kansas. She has also served as a missionary in Cameroon, Nigeria and Liberia during which she traveled to several African nations to facilitate leadership trainings for church leaders.
Velma loves Jesus and people. She likes learning and is constantly seeking for growth opportunities. She is also an author of the book Miracles on the Journey, a podcaster and the founder of Kingdom Ministries Network; a thriving youth and young adult ministry based in Liberia-West Africa. She spends her free time playing with dirt in her garden, walking , watching a comedy, recording a podcast or on the phone with her family.