Clergy

Supply Priests:

The Rev. Grace Cangialosi

The Rev. Jane Barr

201308MBWThe Rev. Mary Beth Wells, Parish Deacon

The Rev. Mary Beth Wells is a “retired” individual who graciously volunteers her time at Christ Episcopal Church as well as around the community.  Her tenure at Christ Church began in 2009.

She is also an artist and an iconographer.  Click here for more information about iconography,

Please visit her website at:  www.iconography-revmbwells.com.

Office Staff

Cynthia Arnold, Parish Administrator

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Cynthia Arnold served as Parish Administrator at Grace Church, Keswick for 20 years, Administrative Assistant at Orange Presbyterian Church for 2 years and has been the Financial Secretary for St. Thomas, Orange since 2013. She works as a Title Examiner for Germanna Title Co. also in Orange.

Cynthia graduated from Longwood College in 1979. She taught elementary school for 6 years and then found her calling to church administration. She and her husband, Doug, have three children and one grandson.

She has volunteered for The Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic and Christian Emergency Council. She enjoys reading, movies, television, sewing, quilting, writing, gardening, traveling with her husband, Doug, and spending time with her children, grandchildren and pets.

Cynthia’s email is admin@christchurchgordonsville.org.  Her normal office hours are 9 am to 1 pm on Thursdays.

Music Staff

The music staff can be reached by email: music@christchurchgordonsville.org

201412TMThomas E. May, Jr., Organist

Tom May has served as organist at Christ Church for two decades. A native of Gordonsville, Tom is administrator at The Village at Gordon House, which is an assisted living facility located in Gordonsville.

An accomplished musician, he is well known in the area. A fond memory is playing a Christmas concert at the famous Wanamaker Organ in Philadelphia. In addition to music,

Tom is well known for his innovative work with flower arranging frequently conducting workshops in the art. He lends his talent in this area to Christ Church’s magnificent Christmas and Easter decorations.

 

 

2008BenWebBenjamin Armistead, Choirmaster

Ben Armistead has been choirmaster at Christ Church for twenty years.  A graduate of Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama, Ben sang with that school’s famed a cappella choir. He was also active in student government serving as president of the student body.

Ben enjoys reading and spoiling his four cocker spaniels. He enjoys country living and has served several terms on the Christ Church vestry.

 

 

The Vestry

Class of 2017: Rick Johnson, Susette Goodwin, Millie Travis

Class of 2018: Mandy Boisvert (Junior Warden), Carolyn Smith, and Nelson Tucker (Senior Warden).

Class of 2019: Claudia Shiflett, Benjamin C. Armistead, Ann Schwind

Treasurer: Claudia Shiflett

Registrar: Millie Travis

 

Parish Trustees

N. Franklin Fitzhugh, Jr.,  Greta Shaw,   Claudia Shiflett