Tanesha is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC) and a graduate of both Cairn and Liberty Universities where she received a Master of Science in Bible (2002) and a Master of Arts in Professional Counseling (2014).
Tanesha served as an outpatient therapist for 13 years in mental health organizations located in Central and throughout Western Pennsylvania before going into private practice.
Tanesha has worked with clients struggling with relationships, anger management, grief and loss, mood, anxiety, and adjustment disorders.
Tanesha enjoys teaching, having taught in both Christian and public school settings in Philadelphia where she is a native. Her teaching style makes it simple to grasp her biblical worldview coupled with a clinical practice. Her desire is to bring healing to those who are brokenhearted, freedom to those who are bound, and joy to those who are mourning while helping them to find their purpose and enjoy the journey.
Tanesha is married to Pastor Greg and they have six wonderful children, both an amazing son and daughter-in-love, as well as their first grandchild.
Patricia is a graduate of Liberty University and Grand Canyon University where she earned a Master of Science in Marriage and Family Counseling and a Master of Science in Addictions Counseling.
She is also a graduate of Geneva College’s Center for Urban Theological Studies where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Human Services.
Pat comes with a wealth of experience and has served in many capacities in both religious and secular organizations. She has worked with children and youth through "People Acting To Help" (PATH), in Northeast Philadelphia; and as a Discipleship Teacher for advanced courses in the Compassion Bible Institute.
Pat serves as a Grief Counselor and Facilitator for “Grief & Loss", a small group ministry of The Church of Christian Compassion and an Adjunct Professor at Transfiguration Theological Seminary both located in West Philadelphia. She is also the Founder of "Healing Women of God Ministry Inc., a ministry that has helped develop the spiritual growth of women from many walks of life. Additionally, serves as a Board member for "Helping Hands Ministry Inc"., a ministry for senior citizens.
Pat is the widow of the late Minister Rick Terrell and has three children, nine grandchildren, and one great grandchild.
Her life verse can be found in II Samuel 23:5.
BS, Urban Ministry Leadership
PASTOR GREG TOWNSELL
Pastor Greg is a graduate of Geneva College's Center for Urban Theological Studies (CUTS) where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Urban Ministry Leadership. He has over 20 years of experience serving in many capacities of ministry including pastoral care, social and community advocacy, prison ministry, serving those struggling with drug/alcohol addictions, and considered "at risk" and intellectually disabled. Pastor G and his wife, Tanesha, of 17 years minister as a team working with marriages and families through counseling at Experiencing Eden. The Townsells have a marriage testimony that will encourage anyone struggling with divorce, single-parenting, blended family issues, and children leaving the nest just to name a few. Pastor G is clinically skilled, transparent, biblically sound, and enjoys helping others find hope and reconciliation on their journey!