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Bishop's Bio

 

Bishop Peggy A. Johnson

 

Born: December 16, 1953

Married: The Rev. Michael C. Johnson (UM Clergy)

Children: Peter M. Johnson, Gabriel P. Johnson

EDUCATION & HONORS

Lebanon Valley College - B.S. - Music Education - 1975

Asbury Theological Seminary - M. Div. - 1980

Wesley Theological Seminary - D. Min. – 1993

Wesley College – D. Div. (honorary degree) - 2009

"Circuit Rider of the Year" - UM Publishing - 1990

"Pillar of Faith Award" - Howard Divinity School – 2006

John Wesley Award” – Wesley Theological Seminary – 2009

Alumni of the Year Award” – Asbury Theological Seminary – 2010

 

 

 

MINISTRY

2008-Present: Bishop Philadelphia Episcopal Area (Eastern PA and Peninsula-Delaware)

Mt. Pleasant UM Charge - Frederick, MD (rural-cross cultural)

Gallaudet University Campus Chaplain – (Washington, DC)

Lansdowne UMC - Baltimore, MD (suburban)

Christ UMC of the Deaf - Baltimore, MD (multi-cultural)

Wesley Theological Seminary (Adjunct Faculty)

 

PUBLICATION

Make a Joyful Silence: Deaf Ministry (2006)

 

MEMBER

United Methodist Congress of the Deaf

Sigma Alpha Iota (Music Fraternity for Women)

Association of United Methodist Ministers with Disabilities

OTHER

General and Jurisdictional Delegate 1996, 2000, 2004, and 2008

Board Member - GBHEM - 1996-2000

Consultant - GBGM (Health and Welfare) 2001-2004

Conference BOOM - 1995-2008

Board Member – COSROW – 2008-2012

VIM trips: Jamaica, Kenya, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo

 

OFFICE

P O Box 820

Valley Forge, PA 19482-0820

Nationwide Toll Free Phone: (800) 828-9093

Phone: (610) 666-9090

Fax: (610) 666-9181

Email: bshpajohnson@aol.com

Cell phone: 610-772-6487

 

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