Rev. Dr. Hedy (Heather) Collver is a Christ-follower, pastor, blogger, reader, writer, unabashed logophile, amateur artist, wife of Chuck, and Auntie (& Great-Auntie) of nineteen gorgeous nieces & nephews.
Hedy is the Senior Pastor at First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables, a vibrant family of faith in Miami, Florida.
Before that, she was the Senior Pastor at Plantation United Methodist Church (2016 to 2019), and the Executive Pastor at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Alexandria, Virginia, just south of Washington DC (2013-2016). Prior to that, she was a pastor at Christ Church in Fort Lauderdale, Florida (2007-2013).
Hedy received her Doctor of Ministry in Church Leadership from Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington DC, and her Master of Divinity degree from Asbury Theological Seminary in Orlando. As part of her initial seminary training, she was a full-time Chaplain Resident in the Clinical Pastoral Education program at Vitas Hospice in Fort Lauderdale. And recently, nerd that she is, just for fun, she completed a certificate in Marketing through Cornell University online, and is currently pursuing another in Finance for Non-Profits.
Patti sent me your blog, and I’m excited to receive your wonderful studies again. Wes and I didn’t get to say goodbye. We were out of town. You are greatly missed, but it sounds like DC is a wonderful place to be now.God always knows what He’s doing!
Your artistic depiction of Mary on the bulletin was so beautiful. You are obviously a very gifted lady and Aldersgate is blessed to have you share your talents with us! Thank you and thank God for the talents you have been given.