Rev. Teresa Peterson
Rev.Peterson was ordained as Minister of Word and Sacrament on June 7, 1997. She received her training at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, in Dubuque,Iowa, taking her second year of seminary courses at, Trinity College in Ghana,West Africa. She has served churches in Iowa, Montana, and Michigan as pastor, Christian educator, and youth director. For five years Rev. Peterson was the director of an ecumenical youth ministry in Berkley, Michigan. This position tapped into her love of service, both in and outside of the church walls and kept her busy coordinating events, activities, and lessons. She also served as guest minister at each of the three supporting churches and provided special classes to the adults of these congregations. Rev. Peterson has three children, Rachel, Sarah, and John. She enjoys reading, doing crafts, gardening, and refinishing furniture, to name a few of the long list of activities she involves herself in.