Welcome Pastor Denise!
Denise Tiedemann, with over 20 years of ministry experience, serves DeBows and Pleasant Grove UMCs in Jackson, NJ. Prior to this, she served Centenary UMC in Lambertville and Linvale UMC in Ringoes. She is a graduate of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in NYC, and she has been an intricate part of a church-plant and a church revitalization. Denise loves working with children, having been a preschool teacher as well as GNJ’s Childcare Coordinator. Denise and her husband, Joe have four children and are foster parents. Using her background in performing arts and music, she has helped to develop the Jackson Arts Ministry, which gives children of all ages the opportunity to perform in singing, acting and dance while directing them to a faith in Christ. Her heart for mission has led her to serve with A Future with Hope and the Skainos Project in Belfast, as well as many local mission projects.
Pastor Denise will begin her ministry with us on July 1st, 2021.