LMC congregations are grouped together in geographic districts. Oversight of each district is provided by a bishop or supervisor. Several bishops give oversight to more than one district.
Central Penn District
Bishop since 2021
Alan Kauffman’s vision is to encourage local congregations to see themselves as missional outposts in their communities, using their unique giftedness to make disciples and make use of the opportunities God gives to share the Good News of Jesus’ love for the whole world.
Conestoga River District
Bishop since 2018
Rodney Martin’s vision is to see congregations engage with the Missional work of Christ in their neighborhoods while cultivating multi-cultural and multi-generational communities of faith.
Joe’s vision for the congregations and members he walks with is that Christ will live in their hearts and that they will be rooted and grounded in love. He prays for the members he serves that they will be so filled with the Spirit that they will be witnesses of the Good News of Jesus to the people God places in their path.
Omar Guzman’s vision along with those in the Evangelical Garifuna Mission is focused on the Biblical text of Mark 5:18-20 where Jesus tells this man to return to his family and tell them what He has done for him. Their vision is the planting of churches and the multiplication of new communities of faith. They, too, go to their communities to tell what Jesus has done with each one of them.
Great Lakes West District
My vision for the Great Lakes West District is expressed in Colossians 2:2 (NIV): “My purpose is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ.”
Bishop since 1995
As an overseer, Lloyd Hoover’s vision is to equip leaders to help other leaders build healthy congregations.
LanChester, New Danville, and Willow Street-Strasburg Districts
Bishop since 2015
Robert Brody’s desire is to see congregations flourish in the context of their local communities, partnering with other congregations to create a network where they serve one another. For each member of the church he hopes they may state as Paul did to the Thessalonians: “We loved you so much that we shared with you not only God’s Good News but our own lives, too.
Keith Blank’s vision is to empower, equip and support pastors as they lead in their respective congregations. His life mission statement is “to equip, raise up, and mobilize leaders in the body of Christ while modeling an obedient, Spirit-filled life thereby enabling others to see their own gifting and calling.”
Lebanon and Manheim Districts
Dave’s vision is to inspire and empower pastors to become healthy leaders who, by leading in healthy ways inspire a new generation of healthy leaders.
Bishop since 2014
The development of vision and leaders in the Martindale District as well as effective communication are areas Daryl is excited about pursuing with the goal of seeing thy kingdom come on earth, as it is in heaven.
New York District
North Penn District
Bishop since 2020
Bishop since 2009
Tuyen Nguyen’s vision is to glorify the Lord in Holy Spirit led church growth through the transformation of individuals and communities in training and mission to the ends of the world according to the great commission of the Lord Jesus Christ.
Al Motley’s vision is to be a pastor to pastors and to help develop leaders and their churches by the Word and will of God to continue to be effective in the kingdom.
717-468-1515 (cell phone)
Spanish District (CIES/Shalom)
Supervisor since 1994
As a supervisor, Samuel has a vision to encourage and support pastors and congregations to have a healthy spiritual life and ministry and to fulfill God’s call on their lives.
Southeast Mennonite Conference
Our vision is to encourage pastors and congregations to actively participate in Christ’s reconciling ministry in the world as understood from an Anabaptist perspective and to acknowledge and organize ourselves around Christ’s last command to go and make disciples in God’s Kingdom.
Bishop since 2022
Juanita (407) 575-7758
Susquehanna River District
Louis Kabamba’s vision for the Susquehanna River District is to help pastors and ministry leaders to bring revival in our churches and impact the community with the transforming message of our Lord Jesus Christ and bring lost souls to Christ.
717.445.6348, ext. 102
Valley-Mountain PA-East District
Brian desires to grow healthy leaders and leadership teams—who inspire healthy leaders and leadership teams to enthusiastically engage the local church in the active mission of God in their community and beyond.
Jim is eager to help pastors to connect with, and develop, a new generation of leaders; and to encourage the people in their congregations who feel the pull of the Holy Spirit to launch out and start Jesus’ communities of all shapes and sizes.
Eric Marshall’s vision is to collaborate with a team of bishops to build church leaders, strengthen congregations, and expand Christ’s Kingdom
Bishop since 2008
Glenn Kauffman’s vision is to coach and encourage pastors and their leadership teams to grow as healthy, multiplying, life-transforming congregations in the body of Christ.
West End Network
Western Maryland District
Bishop since 2023
Oversees Agape Fellowship Church