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Wednesday Night Lenten Speaker Series:
The Role of a Downtown Parish
Wednesdays at 6:30pm
Feb. 24th-Mar. 24th
Take a tour of downtown Episcopal churches in the South at 6.30pm on Wednesday nights via Zoom. A Zoom link will be listed on the St. John’s website, and in the weekly Eagle email. The discussion will be reflections on pre-recorded interviews John has conducted with five different rectors who have shared their thoughts on the unique mission and ministries of downtown parishes that they serve. In addition to being viewed during the class, the videos will also be released on our FaceBook and YouTube pages, and the St. John’s website.
The Very Rev. Anne Maxwell
The Very Rev. Anne Maxwell is Dean of St. Andrew’s Cathedral in Jackson, MS. She earned her Masters of Divinity from The University of South in Sewanee, TN and was ordained to the priesthood in January of 2004. She has served at All Saints’, Atlanta, GA; St. Dunstan’s, Atlanta, GA; Holy Trinity Parish, Decatur, GA and Christ Episcopal Church in Covington, LA before moving to Jackson. Prior to ordination, Anne earned a Masters in Community Counseling from Georgia State University and worked in psychiatric hospital programs in the Southeastern United States. Anne earned a Masters in Community Counseling from Georgia State University and worked in psychiatric hospital programs in the Southeastern United States. Anne is a cradle Episcopalian and the daughter and sister of Episcopal priests. She and her husband Bill have one son and a chocolate lab.