Dear Serving People of Good Samaritan Episcopal Church, Greetings from Augusta, Georgia! Kim and I are very excited to be coming to Brownsburg for me to serve as your Vicar-in-Charge! We have been impressed with your tenacity, open-mindedness, and your vision statement of “ Love, serve, and include all people, no exceptions.” We are eager to get to know and […]
Dear Friends, It is with great joy and gratitude for the Lord’s blessings that we write to you on behalf of the Bishop’s Committee and Search Committee to announce that Good Samaritan Episcopal Church has called Father Jim Said as our new Vicar-in-Charge. His first Sunday with us will be September 18, 2022. Father Jim is a lifelong Episcopalian and […]
The Bishop’s Committee continues to make progress in the search process. Over the next few weeks, we will be conducting final interviewing. Our next Transition update will be in early July. Thank you for continued prayers and support. As always, reach out anytime with questions or concerns to our wardens at wardens@churchthatserves.org.
The Search Committee has completed the first round of interviews and will be inviting candidate(s) to travel to Brownsburg to visit in person with the committee. As always, reach out anytime with questions or concerns to our wardens at wardens@churchthatserves.org.
The Search Committee has completed the first round of interviews and will be inviting candidate(s) to travel to Brownsburg to visit in person with the committee. As always, reach out anytime with questions or concerns to our wardens at wardens@churchthatserves.org.
Thanks to all who were able to attend the Good Sam’s Community Meeting last Sunday. We shared and discussed updates on our Vicar-in-Charge search, our June guest/supply clergy plan, and Village Hub. As always, reach out anytime with questions or concerns to our wardens at wardens@churchthatserves.org.
Our Vicar-in-Charge posting closed on April 26, and we are excited to announce that we have three priests who have expressed interest and entered into discernment. The Bishop’s Committee is thoughtfully reviewing the candidates materials to determine who to interview. Thank you for your continued prayers and support.
We will have another opportunity on May 22 following our worship service to gather as a congregation and hear updates from our Bishop’s Committee about our search & village hub processes, ask questions, and share concerns. Please mark your calendars and plan to attend!
Who’s On First: Worship & Pastoral Care During the Transition As Mother Beth finishes her time at Good Samaritan, you might be wondering: who’s leading worship now? Who do I call if I have a pastoral emergency? Who do I ask my random ques- tions? Here’s what we know! Our own Amy Lindeman Allen, Yvonne Brandenburg, and Cal Brandenburg will […]
Good Samaritan’s job listing for a Vicar-in-Charge is now published in multiple places including the Diocesan website, the Episcopal News Service website, and our website. Mark your calendar for a May 22 Good Sam’s Community Meeting after our worship service for updates on our search. And keep watching this space for details coming soon!