The Staff-Parish Commission is very excited to announce that Pastor Crystal Calhoun-Johnson has accepted the position of Pastor Of Family Ministries with the Federated Church starting May 1, 2016. Crystal holds a degree in Criminal Justice/Sociology from Edward Waters College in Jacksonville, FL, a Master Of Divinity from Northern Baptist Theological Seminary, and is an ordained Missionary Baptist. She is currently working on her Doctor of Divinity degree and will be seeking additional ordination with the United Methodist Church in 2017. Crystal brings a wealth of previous experience with community outreach, family and youth programs, and ministry. Her most recent role was with the Greater Englewood Church in Chicago where she served as Senior Pastor. In Crystal’s words, she has “…a passion for seeing families come to wholeness through Christ.”
A warm welcome is extended to Crystal as the newest member of our staff.