Matthew E Williams


Phone (814) 937-4667

Mailing Address
210 Cook Ave
Ridgway, PA 15853

Johnsonburg U M Church
Senior Pastor

Trinity U M Church
Senior Pastor



Ny name is Pastor Matthew Williams.  I was raised in Cambria County in the small town of Loretto, PA.  I wen to school at Penn Cambria, attended College at Saint Francis University.I received my bachelors degree in Biology, Pre-Medicine in 2015 from SFU.  In 2018, I graduated from Drew University Theological School with my Masters of Divinity degree.  I am a Provisional Elder in the Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.  

Before I became a clergy member, I was a mission coordinator, praise band member, and IT person for Ebensburg United Methodist Church.  In 2015, I was hired as the Director of Specialized Ministries, where I organized small group bible studies, managed the Safe Sanctuary Program, and several other specialized functions.  In 2016, I was appointed as the Associate Pastor at Ebensburg United Methodist Church.  In 2017, I was appointed to Calvary United Methodist Church in Johnstown, PA.  In 2021, I was appointed to serve the Ridgway Trinity/Johnsonburg Charge in the Kane District.

I am also blessed to have my wonderful wife, Taila, and my daughter, Margot, by my side as we walk in ministry and faith together.