Abe Smith is passionate about helping people connect to the tremendous love of Christ. As an Associate Pastor at FUMC Allen, he is responsible for developing community connections, cultivating ministry innovation, and encouraging life-giving ministries. Abe seeks to a beacon of hope, bringing out the best in others so that all people can live well, grow forward, and thrive in faith and life. Abe and his wife Amy have been married for over 20 years and have four children; Abigail, Anna Beth, Addison, Abram, and a Labrador named Ace. The family is not only unified by their names all starting with “A” but in their love for each other, their joy for life, and their desire to serve the community.
Fun Facts: Abe loves high adventure; from jumping out of planes to scuba diving with Great White sharks, he is up for it all. He reads 45-50 books a year, doesn’t like vegetables, and is a police chaplain.