Diocesan Commission on Ministry
Pursuant to the Canons of The Episcopal Church, the Diocesan Commission on Ministry is nominated by the Bishop and confirmed by vote of the annual Convention of the diocese for three-year terms. The purpose of the Commission is to advise and assist the Bishop: (a) In the implementation of Title III of the Canons of The Episcopal Church. (b) In the determination of present and future opportunities and needs for the ministry of all baptized persons. (c) In the design and oversight of the ongoing process for recruitment, discernment, formation for ministry, and assessment of readiness therefor.
The Rev. Charles Jenkins, Bishop Gadsden Episcopal Retirement Community - Commission on Ministry Chair
Erin Bailey, St. Stephen's, Charleston
The Rev. Deacon Marionette Bennett, Calvary, Charleston
The Very Rev. Dow Sanderson, Good Shepherd, Summerville
Ms. Jeanette Spencer, Calvary, Charleston
The Rev. Denise Trogdon, All Saints, Hilton Head Island
The Rev. Cn. Philip Linder, Diocesan Staff Liaison
If you have any questions about the discernment process in the Diocese of South Carolina, please contact the Commission Chair, the Rev. Charles Jenkins at Charles.Jenkins@bishopgasden.org.