About Us


Parish Secretary Jeanne Warner

I have been Secretary at Holy Spirit since April 2017.  I am a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Norwood for over 30 years.  I live in Norwood with my husband, Fred; my 3 cats, 2 guinea pigs, and 1 rabbit.  We have 2 sons,  1 daughter and 3 grandchildren.  I grew up in Essington and worked at the Navy Yard for 13 years.  I feel very blessed to be here at Holy Spirit.  I can be reached at holyspiritsecane@verizon.net or 



Pastor Cheryl A. Hensil

 Pastor Hensil originally hails from Western Pennsylvania, and headed east so she could attend Drexel University. At Drexel,  she earned a BS in Dietetics and an MS in Nutritional Education. In 2001, she heard God's call and started attending the  Lutheran Theological Seminary. In 2005, she started             serving as Pastor at Holy Spirit. 


Music Director Samuel Stevenson

 Born and raised in India , Samuel studied piano under the supervision of his father from the age of 10. He has given certificate exams through the Trinity College of Music in London. After coming to the United States at age 21, Samuel has performed at numerous churches and venues in the tri-state area.  Other than playing piano, he also composes and arranges songs, themes and  beats. He also studied the violin for 6 yrs and is self taught on the Bass, Guitar and Drums. Currently,he is the Music Director at Holy Spirit, gives private piano lessons (862) 201-9384 and is working as a Nurse.