Rebecca Rutherford is the Associate Pastor at Spanish Fort United Methodist Church in Spanish Fort, Alabama. Prior to ministry she taught High School Social Studies and has always had a love of teaching. As an ordained deacon in the United Methodist Church, she has previously served as an Adult Discipleship Minister, Children’s Minister and Youth Minster in Kentucky, Florida and Georgia. Besides discipleship and teaching, some of her other passions are in strategic development, leading, training and equipping others to do the ministry of the church. She has also been involved in camping ministry and developed her own curriculum for leading camps and children’s ministry. She is a lover of the water and is thankful to live near it again with her husband Toby and daughters Hannah and Payton.