Pastor and Co-Founder
Weidner Ministries & City Connect Church
Christina Weidner is a passionate Worship Pastor and leader who’s core mission is to equip and activate the body of Christ into their God-given abilities in the area of music, worship and the creative arts as well as lead the people of God into His presence to experience then fullness of God.
Christina saw a vision and was called by God when she was 12 years old. It was clear that God was calling her to nations to teach His people how to worship Him. She was married to James Weidner and left for the mission field at the age of 18 and has been fulfilling this calling ever since.
Christina Weidner holds her Degree in Christian Arts with a Major in Voice as well as her Degree in Ministerial Studies. Christina is a trained and seasoned Pastor served her Pastors in Manila, Philippines, New Orleans, Louisiana and currently serves the church she and her husband, Pastor James Weidner, have planted in Shanghai.
Over the past 15 years, besides leading worship, Christina has spent the majority of her ministry writing songs, training children, youth and adults by equipping them to be proficient on their instruments and in leading worship. Her passion is to see believers realize his or her musical gifting, increase in confidence and skill and be able to lead the people of God into that Most Holy Place of worship. James and Christina launched Creative Arts Academy in Shanghai to accomplish this mission and continue to launch new initiatives to bring see this vision fulfilled.