The Rev. Suzanne Schafer-Coates is a member of Monmouth Presbytery and has just concluded a 27 year ministry as Pastor to the Meadow Lakes Congregation of the First Presbyterian Church of Cranbury, where she is also Parish Associate. Suzanne lives in Hightstown with her husband, David Coates. She is very excited to be filling our pulpit at this time.
Kevin Shoemaker is a New York City musician whose work includes film scores, albums, sacred music, street performance, and more. He has attended institutions such as Westminster Choir College, Berklee College of Music, University of Miami, the International Keyboard Institute and Festival, and the New York Youth Symphony Chamber Music Program. He has studied under artists including Dr. James Goldsworthy and Dr. Emi Kagawa and has performed at Carnegie Hall and Symphony Space. Mr. Shoemaker was raised as a member of St. Bernard’s of Clairvaux in Bridgewater where he was an alter server for many years and has served as a music minister at various other Christian churches.
We are very lucky to have him as our organist at the First Presbyterian Church of South Amboy.
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