Pastor Lorilee Amedia
Pastor Lorilee was brought up in the Catholic tradition, and received all the sacraments including baptism, confirmation, and doctrines of the Roman Catholic Church, as taught by Priests and Sunday School teachers.
Her early Christian education was grounded in the fear of the Lord and the 10 Commandments. Lorilee began studying music at a very young age, and in her early teens served the Lord as an organist in a large Catholic church for several years. Having studied the pipe organ, Pastor Lorilee was blessed to have held the position of organist and choir director in several different Christian denominations.
It was through her employment as "the organist" at a small outdoor tent revival in New Waterford, Ohio that she first received the Lord Jesus Christ as her personal Savior.
Lorilee studied Music education at The Dana School of Music, and earned both her Bachelors & Masters of Music Education Degrees at Youngstown State University. She also pursued Doctoral Studies at Kent State University in Music Education, specializing in Early Childhood Music Education. PL has a love for Liturgical Dance, and studied Ballet at YSU, as well as Dalcroze Eurhythmics at KSU and The Juilliard School in NYC.
The Lord brought Pastors Frank and Lorilee together nearly 40 years ago, and their ministry began while on their honeymoon to Egypt & Israel. Throughout their more than 35 years of ministry, PL has assisted her husband as an Evangelist on many continents.
She is also skilled as a teacher and worshipper in Dance Movement and Praise.
Together they co-founded Touch Heaven International Ministries, which has several churches in Africa and India. Headquarters and central church is Touch Heaven Canfield Church, located in northeastern Ohio where they Co-Pastor. The Lord has blessed them with four children, three son-in-laws , and seven grandchildren.
New Creation Woman- was launched in 2017 with a world wide Television outreach to affirm God's love and embolden women in their faith in every aspect of their lives. NCW also hosts local meetings and conferences. For more information please visit the website : - www.newcreationwoman.org