15 River Rd
Califon, NJ 07830
Pastor Kyle Cuperwich



Meet Our Staff

Staff consists of mostly volunteers with a handful of paid positions.

Rev. Kyle Cuperwich

kyle.cuperwich-150.jpgMonday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Tuesday 1 p.m.-6 p.m..
Wednesday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Thursday by appointment only.
Friday is Pastor's day off. 
732-359-4476 cell
908-832-2318 church office 

Kyle Cuperwich became the full-time pastor at Califon United Methodist Church in July 2015. He is a provisional elder in the Greater NJ Annual Conference, and has previously served at Bernardsville and Gladstone UMCs before coming to Califon. Kyle was raised in East Brunswick, New Jersey and heard God’s call to ministry while attending Ramapo College in pursuit of a music degree. He graduated from Asbury Theological Seminary of Wilmore, KY and has served on staff at Aldersgate UMC in East Brunswick, as a leader of youth ministries in the Raritan Valley District, and currently serves on the Conference Board of Discipleship. He is active in the NJ chapter of the Order of Saint Luke. His wife, Carolyn, is the music director of St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Raritan, N.J.

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Rev. Kyle Cuperwich   Pastor
Debra Vaccarella   Church Council/SPRC Chair
Ray Brown   Lay Leader
Lee Walker   Finance Chair
Joyce Beck   Membership Secretary
Ryan Messinger   Church Treasurer
Ray Brown   Board of Trustees President
Roger Beam   Church Historian
Ian M   Youth Representative
Donna Peterson   Top o' the Barn Chair
Herta Aschimes   Top o' the Barn Treasurer
Theresa Messinger &
Kelly Smozanek

Sunday School Team

Carol Jacobus   Organist/Choir Director