NewsRyan Wagers

We welcome Ryan Wagers, CUCC’s Member in Discernment, to the pulpit this week at 10:30 AM worship.  He will be preaching on Psalm 23 and John 10:1-10.

Getting to know Ryan
Ryan, along with his wife, Beth (pictured with Ryan), is a member of CUCC (officially since September of 2022 but unofficially since early 2022). Since joining us, Ryan has become a regular attendee at worship and participates in church social events and the work of the church. Prior to moving to Raleigh in May 2022, Ryan lived in rural Indiana and facilitated a house church community from 2020-2022. He has also served as Resident Pastor of Hospitality and Community Development at College Wesleyan Church from 2018-2020.  Ryan recently completed his Master of Divinity at Chicago Theological Seminary through their online program. He intends to pursue a career path as a chaplain, and has interests in working with individuals who have experienced religious trauma to construct healthy modes of spirituality.

Ryan and Beth love exploring the Triangle, playing board games, and spending time with friends and their dog Shadow. Ryan is a geek at heart, and loves comic books, science fiction, and fantasy. He’s also interested in good coffee and dark beers and currently works as a bartender at a board game bar in downtown Raleigh.