The Rev. Jenny McDevitt

Denomination: Presbyterian Church (USA) (PCUSA)
Organization: Shandon Presbyterian Church, Columbia, SC

The Rev. Jenny McDevitt is senior pastor of Shandon Presbyterian Church in Columbia, SC. She began serving there in May 2020.

She previously was senior pastor of Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York, NY. Before that she served at Village Presbyterian Church outside of Kansas City as pastor of pastoral care for six years.

Jenny earned her undergraduate degree in creative writing from Kenyon College in Gambier, OH, and her M.Div. from Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond, VA.

Day1 Weekly Programs by The Rev. Jenny McDevitt

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Jenny McDevitt: Joseph: A Higher Righteousness of Love

Tuesday December 13, 2022
In her message for the 4th Sunday of Advent, the Rev. Jenny McDevitt says like Joseph, we have to make a decision, because the Christ child is waiting to be born-- waiting to change the world, if only we will welcome him and make space for him in our lives.

Jenny McDevitt: That Other Christmas Story

Tuesday December 24, 2019
The Rev. Jenny McDevitt explores that other Christmas story, one that also begins in the dark--but the darkness only grows deeper as Mary and Joseph escape to Egypt with their baby--a scenario that might sound familiar today.

Jenny McDevitt: Nevertheless, She Persisted

Tuesday October 15, 2019
In this parable, Jesus lauds the woman for her persistence in asking for what she needs. The Rev. Jenny McDevitt shows us that when we pray persistently, our connection with God deepens, no matter how God answers our prayer.