One feature of the print version of The Northeast was a report on congregations in search (new lingo: transition) across the Diocese. That will be a new monthly feature of the NNE. Here’s the first with Canon Vicki Wiederkehr reporting on 20 (of our 65!) congregations that are currently in transition.
St. Michael’s, Auburn: The Rev. Jim Low, Transition Priest in Charge
St. Mark’s, Augusta: The Revs. Dick Bamforth and Ralph Moore providing regular Sunday supply
St. Patrick’s, Brewer: The Rev. Ann Kidder, Priest in Charge
St. Peter’s, Bridgton: The Rev. David Heald providing regular Sunday supply. Transition Committee currently interviewing candidates for Rector
St. Anne’s, Calais: The Rev. David Sivret retired at the end of 2010. Supply clergy currently serving
St. Alban’s, Cape Elizabeth: The Rev. John Balicki, Transition Priest in Charge. Transition Committee currently interviewing candidates for Rector
Trinity, Castine: Rota of clergy currently providing regular Sunday supply
St. Mary’s, Falmouth: The Rev. David Illingworth, Priest in Charge. Vestry currently interviewing candidates for Transition Priest in Charge
Christ Church, Gardiner: The Rev. John Widdows, Priest in Charge while The Rev. Jack Fles recovers from surgery
St. Matthew’s, Hallowell: The Rev. David Matson, Priest in Charge
Good Shepherd, Houlton: The Rev. Leslie Nesin has announced she will retire in mid-May
St. Giles’, Jefferson: The Rev. Susan Kraus, Priest in Charge
St. Andrew’s, Millinocket: The Rev. Bob Ficks retired at the end of 2010. Supply clergy currently serving
St. Andrew’s, Newcastle: The Rev. Lu-Anne Conner, Rector. Celebration of New Ministry on March 6 at 4 p.m.
St. James’, Old Town: The Rev. George Lambert, Transition Priest in Charge
St. Peter’s, Portland: The Rev. Wayne Rollins resigned in mid-January. The Rev. Larry Weeks serving as Priest in Charge with supply clergy currently serving.
St. Nicholas’, Scarborough: The Rev. Roy Partridge, Priest in Charge
St. Mark’s, Waterville: The Rev. Steve Foote, Transition Priest in Charge. Transition Committee will soon begin interviewing candidates.
St. Philip’s, Wiscasset: The Rev. Linton Studdiford, Priest in Charge
St. George’s, York Harbor: The Rev. Calvin Sanborn, Rector. Celebration of New Ministry on May 15 at 4 p.m.