Ruth R. Harder, Associate Pastor
Ruth R. Harder began as associate pastor at BCMC in August 2007.
Ruth's responsibilities include working with the youth and serving as a liaison with Bethel College students.
also preaches and shares pastoral care responsibilities with Heidi.
Ruth graduated from Bethel College, North Newton and received her M.Div. degree from Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary in Goshen, IN.
She has served her pastoral internship at Belmont Mennonite Church in Elkhart, IN, as a clinical pastor education chaplain resident at Rush Medical Center and Northwest Memorial Hospital in Chicago and as youth pastor at the LaSalle Street Church in Chicago.
is married to Jesse Graber and lives in North Newton.
Ruth R. Harder