Reverend Dr. Timothy M. Ziegenhals


Tim began his pastoral role at the First Congregational Church of Essex in 1994. He graduated with his Master of Divinity from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, South Hamilton, Massachusetts. He also holds a D.Min. from Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA, and a Certificate in Spiritual Direction from the Mercy Center, Colorado Springs, CO.  Before entering the ministry, he worked for a number of years in the area of corporate lending.


Tim is married to Rama, who is also a trained spiritual director. They have two married daughters, Thais and Iela.