Jonathan Walker is a familiar face around RUMC, having served as the former Director of Traditional Worship, and currently on staff as our Communications Coordinator.

 Jonathan’s new role starting this week is Interim Director or Contemporary Worship. He will also continue his role as Communications Coordinator.

 Get to know Jonathan a little below:

Jonathan and his wife Sarah have two young children, Isabelle and William.  Jonathan found the Chattanooga area after gaining a full tuition music scholarship to Tennessee Temple.  He graduated with a B.S. in Vocal Performance. While in school he traveled with the school worship team visiting different churches and ministries dozens of times per year. Jonathan’s music strengths are the keyboard,  guitar, vocals, and directing. Jonathan has grown up around church music having his father who directed church music for over 20 years. He has previously used his music gifts and passion for ministry by serving with the ministries at Brainerd Baptist, Church of the Highlands, and Abba’s House.

Please welcome Jonathan and Sarah to this new position as you see them the next few Sundays and consider sending an encouraging welcome email: or