The Right Reverend John Guernsey, our bishop, and his wife The Reverend Meg Guernsey. Bishop Guernsey is the bishop of the Mid-Atlantic Diocese of the Anglican Church of North America (ACNA). He resides in Woodbridge, VA. Watch videos of Bishop Guernsey teaching on prayer and preaching on Sunday here: http://www.vimeo.com/13766336 and his testimony here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AtVd7V3SY2g
The Rev. Craig Stephans has been Rector of Church of the Redeemer since February 2010. He is married to Missy and has children Madeline and Jack. Craig was ordained to the priesthood by the Rt. Rev. John Guernsey, Bishop of the Diocese of the Mid-Atlantic of the Anglican Church of North America. He graduated in 2009 with a Master of Divinity degree from Trinity School for Ministry outside Pittsburgh. Craig grew up in Edmond, OK and accepted a soccer scholarship to The Citadel in Charleston, SC from where he received a BA in English and an M.Ed in Counseling. He and Missy worked professionally in Charleston before leaving for seminary in 2007. Read more at www.craigstephans.wordpress.com
The Reverend Dr. Fred Moncla, a retired OB-GYN physician, serves the church as ordained deacon. He leads morning prayer each morning at the church, helps to plan and assist with worship and provides pastoral care to many, including his handful of children and grandchildren at the church.
The Reverend Jessica Lee, Children’s Pastor, is a graduate of Asbury Theological Seminary and Virginia Military Institute. She was ordained to the priesthood in July 2012 by Bishop John Guernsey. Jessica is married to Evan who helps lead worship music. You can watch a sermon by Jessica here:
The Rev. Susan Witwer serves the church as a Deacon and leads a ministry of pastoral care to residents of nursing homes and church members who are homebound. Susan is married to Dr. Tim Witwer and has two children, Timmy and Laura, and three beautiful grandchildren.
The Rev. Erich Junger serves as an Associate Priest and leads our monthly Service of Holy Communion for Healing on the first Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. After completing his M.A. in Catholic Theology from CDU Fr. Junger was ordained into the priesthood by the Rt. Rev. Keith Ackerman of the Diocese of Quincy in 2007. Since that time he has served as an assistant rector at St. Luke’s Church in Bladensburg, Maryland, and as rector at All Faith Church, Charlotte Hall, Maryland while a priest within the Episcopal Diocese of Washington. After much prayer and consideration Fr. Junger left the Episcopal Church in 2011 and was received into the Missionary Diocese of All Saints of the ACNA under the Rt. Rev. Richard Lipka. Since that time Fr. Junger has served as a police Chaplain for the Prince William County Police Department and is currently completing a Doctorate degree in Theology from GSST. He is married to his beloved wife Kerry and has two daughters, Erica and Elizabeth. Fr. Erich works full time with the State Department.
The Rev. James & Wendy Glover
The Rev. James Glover serves Church of the Redeemer as an Ordained Methodist Pastor-in-Residence. Jim often shares his gifts of preaching and ministry at other churches in our community. He is also a published author. Wendy is our Organist and Director of the Choir.