Northglenn UMC honors Rev. Ron Hodges for ministry, service

October 25, 2016
Story and photo submitted by the Rev. Paul Brunner
Pastor of Northglenn United Methodist Church, Colorado

On Sunday, Oct. 23, the leadership and congregation of Northglenn United Methodist Church named the Rev. Ron Hodges as Pastor Emeritus. He was honored for his 50 years of ordained ministry. Ron served for 19 years as senior pastor at Northglenn UMC from 1974 to 1993. It was a period that saw tremendous growth and vitality in the congregation. His leadership in the Rocky Mountain Conference, where he has been a voice of integrity, mentoring many of his colleagues. In retirement, the wise counsel and support that he and Pat continue to bring are an invaluable help to this congregation.