Our Staff

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Pictured: Pastor Mark, Sara, Pastor Brent, Jamie

Pastor Mark

Pastor Mark Bayliff

Senior Pastor

Mark and Dinah have served Union Chapel since 1997 and have been in pastoral ministry for over 32 years.  He is a 1977 graduate of Central Bible College in Springfield, MO.  Mark and Dinah have two sons, Nathan and Joe.  Nathan, his wife Sara, and their children live in Lima.  Nathan is a graduate of Rhodes State College and works for the city of Lima as their computer network administrator.  Joe, his wife Amanda, and their children live in the area.  Joe is a graduate of Bowling Green State University with a degree in architecture.  Pastor Mark and Dinah are originally from the Lima area (Waynesfield for Mark, the Allen East area for Dinah).  Pastor Mark enjoys Ohio State football, photography and anything train-related, especially steam locomotives.

Pastor Brent

Pastor Brent Linhart

Youth & Christian Education Pastor

Pastor Brent began serving at Union Chapel in 2004.  He has been working with youth since 1999.  Pastor Brent and his wife Tina are both from Indiana.  Pastor Brent graduated with a B.S. in Youth Ministry from Huntington College.  Tina also graduated from Huntington and has a B.S. in Elementary Education with a Special Education minor.  Pastor Brent is an OSU football fan and enjoys participating in all kinds of sports, especially golf.  Tina loves spending time with their four daughters, Aubree, Kaylee, Mikaya, and Addia.

Administrative Assistants

Jamie Horn, Administrative Assistant to Pastor Mark: jamie@ucmc.us
Sara Griffiths, Administrative Assistant to Pastor Brent: sara@ucmc.us