Rector Search: Planning Our Future Together
May 6, 2019
From the Search Committee,
As our committee chaplain, Bill Scarpaci, regularly reminds us, the work of the search committee for Emmanuel’s next rector is fundamentally a spiritual journey. We are not tasked simply with hiring an individual for a job; rather, we are discerning the future that God is calling our parish into and the person who, with the Holy Spirit, will…Read More »
Are You Our Next Rector?
We are a 170-year-old worshiping community committed to being a prophetic voice and spiritual refuge in the urban heart of Rockford, IL. We are looking for a full-time rector who can guide us in spiritual formation, lead us in community engagement, and equip each of us for ministry. To learn more about our parish, please review our Parish Summary below (…Read More »
The search committee was nominated by the parish, selected by the Vestry, and commissioned on December 16, 2018.
The committee is as follows (left to right):
- Bill Scarpaci, chaplain
- Michael Smith, small group liaison
- Theresa Sinks
- Phil James, co-chair
- Mathew Oakes, CAT survey liaison, website
- Cheryl Rogers
- Mary Kaull, co-chair
- Dave Hatch, secretary
- Todd Burton
Please rea…Read More »
The flowchart below outlines the stages of the search process and the approximate timeline for their completion. Please keep in mind that this timeline is an estimate only. The search committee will update the chart to indicate our progress.
Updated: May 6, 2019