About Rev. Barbara Bartholomew

Rev. Barbara Bartholomew, our Pastor of Visitation, is open, gentle, kind, and compassionate - gifts so essential for pastoral care and ministry. She works with our community on Tuesdays and Thursdays and is supported by a wonderful group of volunteers, our Caring Committee. An ordained Lutheran Pastor, Pastor Barb also serves as interim pastor of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Wadsworth.

Pastor Barbara received her undergraduate degree from Illinois College, majoring in Philosophy and Religion. She then went on to McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, where she received her MDIV Degree. She is committed to Christ and to a life of serving God's people.

Pastor Barb's husband, Chris, is also a pastor, and they live in Wadsworth with their two retired greyhounds, Jazz and Renoir. She loves to garden and is quite a good cook! She is committed to Christ and to a life of serving God's people.

She can be reached at her cell phone 440-799-3126. She is in Brecksville most Tuesdays and Thursdays.