Lindsay Tedesco is a 3rd generation Church of God member who was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. In 2017, she married her husband, Michael, and relocated to the Washington DC area where she now attends the UCG Northern Virginia congregation.

She is the owner of TerrenEssence, a small, home-based business where you can find her all-natural, handcrafted bath and body product line and wire-wrapped jewelry. Currently, Lindsay is working towards getting her official certification as a Health Coach at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and has recently created a wellness blog at In her spare time, she enjoys music, nature, and connecting with brethren across all the different Church of God groups. She also administers the Facebook group “COG Marketplace – Supporting the Small Businesses of Our Fellow Brethren” which consists of a regularly maintained list of Church of God member owned businesses. This list is also hosted on