Staff

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The Rev. Harry Tedrow

Rev Harry Tedrow

 

The Rev. Harry Tedrow was called to serve Celebration of Grace as Pastor in December 2013.  Before coming to Celebration of Grace, Pastor Tedrow served at Mt. Zion-St. Luke Lutheran Church in Oglethorpe, Georgia.  During Seminary, Pastor Tedrow served at Community of Grace Lutheran Church in Grayson, GA;  St. David Lutheran Church in West Columbia, SC and Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in College Station, TX.  Before entering seminary, Pastor Tedrow managed various hospital Blood Banks and Blood Centers in Pennsylvania, Louisiana, and Georgia.

Pastor Tedrow received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh with a double major in Biology and Psychology.  He also, attended Georgia State University in the MBA program and received his Master of Divinity Degree from the Lutheran Southern Seminary in Columbia, SC.

Pastor Tedrow was born and raised in the coal mining community of Uniontown, Pennsylvania. He is married to his wonderful wife Barbara, a project manager for a local company.  They have four grown children, and eight grandchildren.
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James Walker, Pianist

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James is a native of Smyrna, Georgia. He has studied music and played the piano for close to 27 years. His music has been influenced by John Williams, the jazz of Dave Brubeck and other greats of the genre, and the 70’s era pop and rock.  He has been blessed with family, friends, and teachers who supported and guided him through the years, and gave him the chance to share the gift of music.  He lives in Holly Springs, with his wife, Samantha and their daughter.