Meet Our Staff
Rev. Wendy Wilson - Pastor
Wendy Wilson is the pastor of Unity Christian Church. She has served the church since January 1, 2014.
She is married and has two teenage daughters and two dogs.
Wendy attended Texas Christian University for her undergraduate degree with a double major in Psychology and Religion. She attended Lexington Theological Seminary for her Masters of Divinity. Wendy is originally from Texas where much of her family still resides.
Wendy first felt the call to ordained ministry when she was in the fourth grade. She loves the church and has a strong desire to help others have a vital, loving relationship with God and to equip the church to live out the Gospel within the world.
Teresa Orange - Office Manager
Teresa has been with Unity since September 2019. She mangers the behind the scenes details of the church office, works closely with Rev. Wendy and team leaders. She also creates the weekly bulletin, monthly newsletter and calendar to keep you informed of all that is happening at Unity.
Teresa is in the office Monday - Thursday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. if you have questions or need to arrange a time to meet with Rev. Wendy.
David Thompson - Choir Director
Angela Thompson - Organist
Angela has been a church musician for 35 years. She has also taught music lessons privately for 20 years. She teaches Music Enrichment classes and has been the Guidance Counselor for 20 years at Belle Heth Elementary. Angela's degrees are B.S Music Education, BMT Music Therapy, M.S. School Counselor and License in School Administration and Leadership. "I am blessed to be married to David Thompson of 33 years. Some of my greatest gifts besides my husband are my family and children -Amanda married to Alex Wilkens; David Christopher Thompson married to Eva. We are also fortunate to have two grandchildren - Demi and William. I am still honored to have my parents Connie and Nina Browning. My siblings also help make our world abundantly rich and they are Carlotta Eaton and Steve Eaton and Michael and Sarah Browning. I feel lucky every day to have a large extended family and great friends. Our church family is also a beautiful part of our daily gifts."
JC Hamilton - Praise Team Leader
JC Hamilton has been with Unity Christian Church since May 2021. A graduate of Emory & Henry College, studying German & Mandarin Chinese languages, he has been active in volunteerism, chorus, theater, and was editor of the E&H literary magazine. He has also resided a year abroad in Beijing for Mandarin Chinese immersion study at Beijing Normal University. JC currently lives in Dublin, VA. Growing up in SWVA, he has been active within the church/ music ministries throughout the years. He enjoys playing an assortment of instruments, but primarily focuses on guitar and violin. JC also enjoys creating, art, languages, gardening, gaming, and spending time with friends and family.
"'Thank you' is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme gratitude, humility, understanding." — Alice Walker