Transition News

Our rector for the last 12 years, the Rev. Christopher Craun, has left to take a position on the Diocese of Oregon staff. This page will be the place to find updates on the process. From hiring an interim to who will be on the various committees to information on the search itself, you will find updates here. Bookmark it to make it quick to get to.

Transition Update – May 19

Congratulations! You have participated in small-group listening sessions, and you have shared comments with each other on the bulletin board in the Parish Hall. And you’ve done a great job on both. Now you have one more opportunity to participate in the process of defining St. Michael’s and selecting our new rector.

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Transition Update – May 12

A huge thank-you to everyone who attended one of the 14 Listening Sessions held by the Profile Committee. In all, 158 members of the St. Michael’s congregation contributed their ideas, suggestions, comments and questions regarding the search for our new rector. You told the Profile Committee what you value and how you see the future of the parish. 

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Listening Sessions for the Parish Profile

Every St. Michael’s parishioner is invited to join in at least one session to share stories and connections and to hear many diverse voices across our parish about what we desire in our new rector and what the Spirit is calling us toward in the future.

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Transition Corner – March 17

Please write your questions and comments on the bulletin board in the Parish Hall’s Transition Corner, and then watch for a response from Reverend Julia or a member of either the Profile or Search Committees in a future eblast.

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