Cadiz United Methodist Church
Sunday, July 05, 2020
Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors

Our Staff

Dr. Scott Wilson-Pastor

Scott is married to his High School sweetheart since August 9, 1986.  They have three grown children and five granddaughters.  Scott graduated with honors with his undergraduate degrees in General Studies and Journalism from Indiana University Southeast in 1998.  Scott earned his Master of Divinity (M.Div) from Asbury Theological Seminary in 2002.  In 2006 Scott was ordained as an Elder in the Kentucky Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.
In 2014 Scott graduated Suma cum Laude from Andersonville Theological Seminary with his Doctorate in Ministry (D.Min).  In 2015 Scott earned a certificate in Church Planting from Indiana Wesleyan Theological Seminary.  Scott has served in both the South Indiana Conference of the United Methodist Church from 1992 to 1999, and the Kentucky Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church 1999 to present.
Rev. Jamus Redd-Assistant Pastor
Jamus Redd is our Assistant Pastor.  He is married to our youth director, Kendra.  They have three children, Caroline, Elizabeth, and Ivey.  His parents are J. Rodman and Hiler Redd.   Jamus has served Cadiz UMC in this capacity since 2015.  Jamus sensed a call to ministry as a young boy and was encouraged to ministry by Dr. Hilda Bentley, Assistant Pastor at Cadiz UMC.  He first served LaFayette UMC in 2006 and was then sent to Fairview UMC in Lyon County from 2007-2015.  Rev. Scott Wilson asked Jamus to join the staff in 2015.
Jamus grew up in Cadiz UMC and graduated from Trigg County High School in 1990, Harvard College in 1994, and the University of Kentucky Law School in 1997.  He received his MDiv. from Asbury Theological Seminary in 2018.  Jamus also serves as District Judge for Caldwell, Livingston, Lyon, and Trigg Counties.  Jamus is grateful to our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ to be able to serve at Cadiz UMC.  As our Assistant Pastor he helps Bro. Scott wherever he is needed, but he particularly feels called to teaching and pastoral care.  He also teaches the Wesley Sunday School class, helps with the organization of our soccer league, and drives the bus for youth trips.

Kendra Redd-Youth Director
Kendra Redd is a native of Trigg County. She is the 3rd of 4 children of the late Dr. Jack Sanders and Carla Sanders. She married her life-long friend and high school sweetheart Jamus, assistant pastor of Cadiz UMC, in 1994. They are the parents of Caroline, Elizabeth, and James “Ivey” IV.

Kendra is a 1990 graduate of Trigg County High School. She started her college career at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts where she studied Early Childhood Education. She graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1996 with a degree in Elementary Education. She has taught preschool, kindergarten, middle school special education; has been a substitute teacher in elementary, middle, and high school; and has taught in and been the director of several child care/preschool programs.

Kendra first learned about the love of Christ and was baptized as a child at Cadiz Baptist Church. She transferred her membership to Cadiz UMC when she and Jamus married. She has served as the youth director since 2001. Kendra is grateful for the opportunity to use her education background and experience with children and youth to serve Christ and His church alongside her husband and the wonderful staff at Cadiz UMC.

Cindy Swaw-Administrative Assistant
Vicki Godwin-Choir Director

Pianist-Pam Witty


Custodian-Craig Hopson
Codie Ary-Nursery Attendant
Kim Reese-Nursery Attendant