The Reverend Dr. Barbara Edema has been a pastor for over twenty-four years. She has served churches in the RCA, UCC, and the PCUSA.
She received her Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Western Theological Seminary in Holland, Michigan. She is the mother of Elise, Lauren, Alana, and Wesley; and stepmother to Becky (and John), Todd (and Alli), and step-grandma to Mason, Addie, Sammy, and Matthew.
She is the author of the “Pastor Maggie Series” (Pen-l.com) and enjoys writing about small town parish life and ministry.
Barb lives in DeWitt, Michigan with her husband, Dr. Doug Edema, and an assortment of rescue cats.