Who We Are

We are a church in the community of Douglas, Alaska and all are welcomed here. As a reconciling congregation of the United Methodist Church, when we say that all are welcomed - we mean it!

Meet Our Staff

Rev. Jason I.W. Cornish


1407 Second Street

Douglas, AK  99824




Laurie Clough

Music Director



Laurie Clough has been the Music Director since 2001. She grew up in Juneau, and began playing organ at church when she was 16.  She graduated from Whitman College with a BA in Music Education, with the organ being her principle instrument.  She was a music teacher with the Juneau School District for over 25 years, teaching elementary general music, orchestra, and middle school orchestra, choir, and drama. 


Music at Douglas is a blend of traditional, contemporary, folk, and meditative musical traditions, with the organ being used as well as, piano, harp, and occasionally an ensemble featuring guitar, mandolin, accordion, harmonica, and string bass.


The Douglas Choir is open to all singers regardless of background or ability.  The choir practices every Sunday from 12:30-1 pm, and performs once monthly, usually on the 3rd Sunday.  Ensembles, solos, and guest musician also participate in the music program at Douglas and bring many different styles and expressions of music to our worship services.  

Linda Hamilton

Office Administrator




Linda Hamilton is the Bookkeeper and volunteer Office Administrator.  She has been living in Juneau since July of 1972.  In her previous life, she raised two daughters, and also sold office supplies, furniture, and equipment for over thirty years. She hails originally from Boston and she plays accordion, square dances, and keeps active trying to keep up with her six grandchildren.  She is pictured here with Rylie and Samantha! 

Contact Us


1106 Third Street

Douglas, AK 99824  


Mailing Address

Douglas Community United Methodist Church

1106 Third Street

Douglas, AK 99824-5313




Pastor Jason Cornish


907-364-2110 - Parsonage



Linda Hamilton

Office Administrator