New Rector Search

The Episcopal Church of the Ascension is in search for our next full time Rector to partner with to further our spiritual growth and service to our Lord, each other, and our community. We are in prayer for our next rector, as they are being prepared to join us at Ascension to continue our legacy of a healthy and thriving parish.

Update 1:  January 24, 2021 – Vestry members met with Canon Alicia Schuster-Weltner to go over the process for conducting a search for a new Rector.  Documents were reviewed and an order of steps to complete the process was explained.

Update 2:  February 5, 2021 – OTM (Office of Transitional Ministry) Paperwork was filled out and submitted to Diocese.

Update 3:  February 11, 2021 – Posting for Interim Rector’s position posted with Diocese and with the Episcopal News Service)

Update 4:  February 24, 2021 – Senior Warden (Tiffany Tindall) had a phone conversation with Canon Alicia to go over next steps.  Nominating Committee for Rector’s search to be created in the coming few weeks.

Update 5: March 6, 2021 a Nominating Committee was created and approved by the Vestry.  Its members are:  Kelley Dial (chairperson), Lindy Agan, Dan Bennett, Leigh Easterwood, Meghann Humphreys, Marty Knight, Erle Newton, Drew Tonsmeire,  Susan Wade, and Seth Wilhoite.  

If you are interested in applying for the Interim Rector position apply at the link below, Thank you.