Isaac Friedel

Lead Pastor

Pastor Isaac and his wife Diamond became the leaders of Shore Christian Church in May 2016. Prior to this, Pastor Isaac was the associate Pastor of the church. He and Diamond founded the Jersey Shore Dream Center in 2012. The Jersey Shore Dream Center, is one of the largest community outreach organizations at the Jersey Shore, serving the needs of approximately 40,000 individuals per year. Jersey Shore Dream Center Website

Since taking leadership they have ushered in a new and fresh way for people to relate to the Gospel. Isaac’s message is known for being relevant, humorous, passionate and anointed, making christianity relatable for anyone. 

Pastor Isaac & Diamond have been featured on Trinity Broadcasting Network and Channel 12 news. They currently reside in Monmouth County with three children Judah, Lily & Dewey.

"The best is yet to come!"

– Pastor Isaac

Ronda Friedel

Founding Pastor

Pastor Dewey and Ronda founded Shore Christian Church in 1977 and poured their lives into ministering the gospel all across the world, including Kenya, India and Russia. Under their leadership, Shore Christian Church saw thousands of families come to Jesus, built a Christian School (Baxter Christian Academy 1988-2007), and in the 90’s grew Shore Christian Church to one thousand weekly attendants. 

On April 18th, 2016 Pastor Dewey was suddenly called up to Heaven and Pastor Ronda continues to serve the church wherever needed and through Life Groups and Nursing Home Ministry.

Nicole Tillman

Worship Leader
Nicole Tillman is the leader of Crosscurrent Worship, the worship team of Shore Christian Church.  A Belmar native, Nicole has performed across multiple countries, until she returned to her hometown to use her voice to bring people to Jesus.
“He is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or imagine.”
~  Ephesians 3:20

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