Minister of Music and Arts
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Phone: 804-360-3907, ext. 140
Rev. Sylvia N. Cooper comes to Shady Grove with more than 25 years of inter-denominational experience in music, worship and creative arts ministries, ministering to people of all ages. Sylvia desires to serve God with enthusiasm and joy as she ministers alongside the people of Shady Grove. Sylvia brings to us the goal to continue the building of relationships within the church as well as the community through the ministries of music and the arts, as well as the desire to strengthen our participation in music, worship and arts events on the Methodist district, state, and regional conference levels.
Sylvia holds a Bachelor of Music Education degree from James Madison University. She earned her Master of Divinity degree with a Church Music Concentration at Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond in 2003. She was ordained into Christian ministry in April 2002. Sylvia is married to Glenn Cooper, and they have three children, Andrea, Ryan, and Jordan Bradfield. Hobbies include traveling, gardening, and spending time with her family.