Cynthia is passionate about God, life, and persevering for the sake of the Gospel. She is not enamored with growing global secular culture. She has immeasurable experience in evangelism and ministering cross-culturally. She inspires crowds with her passionate teaching style, gift of public prayer, and the energy she brings to women’s groups. After graduating from Erskine College she earned her Masters degree in Theological Studies in 1995 from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton (Magna Cum Laude). She has been awarded membership into the Phi Alpha Chi Scholastic Honor Society.
Cynthia believes that among all the valuable things the church can focus on today is teaching the Word of God to young people, especially university students.
She loves to think strategically for the kingdom, and discern both what God is doing and what he wants to bring his power to do next. She is particularly passionate about the 10-40 Window (regions of the eastern hemisphere, plus the European and African part of the western hemisphere, located between 10 and 40 degrees north of the equator), and numerous spiritual challenges here at home.
Cynthia has worked in Christian radio in the United States, as well as in radio and film in the People’s Republic of China where she taught at the Communication University of China. She also was the Office Administrator for the China headquarters in Beijing for Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO). Her chief responsibilities involved coordinating communications for ARCO’s $1.2 billion joint venture with The China National Offshore Oil Corporation building an underwater conduit from the Yacheng 13-1 gas field (south of Hainan Island) to Hong Kong via a 475-mile pipeline.
She has been actively involved in cult evangelism, discipleship training, youth ministry, pro-life movement, and administration.
Perhaps due to her time living in one of the most polluted cities on earth, Cynthia is passionate to make the earth a cleaner place (souls and body) She advocates for a California company that promotes worldwide a patented device to lower emissions in gas and diesel engines while increasing mileage. She loves God and life and sees the planet breathing a little easier as a good thing.
She brings to Celebration and everywhere she is called to serve, the gift of discernment, passion, leadership, exhortation and decades of commitment in her walk with Jesus.