About Us


Parish Secretary Ann Baxter

 I I have been a member of Holy Spirit for over 35 years but have only been the secretary since August 1, 2011.  I am originally from Philadelphia but have lived in Secane with my husband Doug for 41 years.  We have 2 sons and 4 grandchildren. We love to boat on the Chesapeake and I like to do crafts.  The church office is open Monday through Thursday, 9:00 - 2:00.  After retiring from PNC  Bank in Philadelphia, I love working part time and enjoy greeting people everyday. I can be reached at holyspiritsecane@verizon.net or 610 544 2707. 


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.