Welcome to Benton United Methodist Church
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Inviting IN, Growing UP, and Sending OUT

Rev. Danny Gleason-Senior Pastor


Pastor Danny, a native of Shreveport, Louisiana, has served United Methodist congregations for 25+ years, and began as our Senior Pastor in June 2011. Pastor Danny is a graduate of Southwood High School, Centenary College of Louisiana, Saint Paul School of Theology Seminary and has completed his Doctor of Ministry Degree from Wesley Theological Seminary. He has served on the ministerial staff of Summer Grove UMC of Shreveport, LA, First UMC of Olathe, KS, First UMC of Bossier City, LA, and as senior pastor of Moss Bluff UMC in Lake Charles, LA and St. Francisville UMC.
In his free time, Pastor Danny enjoys playing golf, hunting, fishing, and spending time with his wife Beth and their son Matthew.
To find out more about Danny, the church and what it means to be a member, please register for our next Coffee with the Pastor.