Rev. Julia 'Jules' Nielsen has served University Park UMC since 2014. She has a background in community organizing and community development and originally hails from Columbus, Ohio. She feels passionately that all people deserve a safe, stable, beautiful place to call home, a Jesus-centered community that loves them as they are, and a sense of purpose that drives them toward their fullest life.

Her spouse, Chris, is a professional blogger with a passion for cycling. Her pet hedgehog, Paul, has not yet discovered any hobbies.

St. Johns Community Church


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We worship together, serve together, and learn how to do life together. Two churches, one congregation. It's hard to explain, but maybe that's the way God likes it.