"Raised on a family farm in the small town of Faison, NC, Tuck has a heart for small communities and churches. Her faith was formed by family, friends, and the members and teachers of Faison Presbyterian Church, a small church of about 50 members. She attended Queens College in Charlotte and earned a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Tennessee (’90). Tuck entered Duke Divinity School as a student pastor in 2004, earned her Masters in Divinity in 2008, and was ordained an Elder in the United Methodist Church in 2011. She has been formed and blessed by serving the Sarecta/Wesley Chapel Charge in rural Duplin County, Amity UMC in Chapel Hill, and, currently, as pastor of Black Creek UMC
Tuck and her husband, George, live in Wilson. George is also a United Methodist minister and serves Leah’s Chapel and Shiloh UMCs in Louisburg, NC"
We’re so glad you found our website! Our hope is that through this website you will be introduced to our loving and welcoming church family.
Whether you are new to the Black Creek area or have lived here all your life, we are a community of faith that welcomes you and wants to get to know you. Perhaps you are checking out this website because you are curious. Maybe a crisis in your life has prompted you to search for a church home. Or maybe something is stirring inside you that is calling you to search for more meaning, for God, for an opportunity to engage in the world in deeper and more meaningful ways.
Whatever your reason, we are glad you are here and we hope that this site is helpful!
Black Creek UMC is a small, loving, welcoming and affirming congregation. God is at work in our midst in amazing and beautiful ways, leading us into the community to share God’s love with all God’s children. We are intentional in our efforts to connect with those beyond the walls of our church building and to make a difference in the lives of those we encounter.
Come join us as we all journey together in seeking God, loving one another, and striving to be the hands and feet of Jesus in the world around us.
If you have any questions, please contact us. We want to help, and we hope to see you soon.
Pastor Tuck Taylor-Loveland