Christ Church Towanda

Our Mission at Christ Church

Evangelism Statement

"Loving God and others through Christ"


The Rev. Canon AtLee Hipple, The Rev. Larry Holman & The Rt. Rev. Sean Rowe, Bishop

The Rev. Canon Maureen AtLee Hipple, Rector


Mother Mo and Deacon Larry
Mother Mo and Amy
Our Secretary, Amy McDonald and Mother Mo

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Adm. of Acolytes - The Rev. Larry Holman
Altar Guild President - Ginnie Schoonover
Bell Ringer - Hilary Haight
Card Ministry - Marg Shaner, Doris Lewis, Donna Darrow
Choir Director - Marie Hvezda
Clerk of Vestry - Ginnie Schoonover
Communications - Larry Gehring
Deacon - The Rev. Larry Holman
Florist – David's Florist & More
Flower Ministry - Marg Shaner
Grace Connection Rep. - Mother Mo
Junior Warden - Larry Gehring
Kitchen Angels - Barbara Sowinski
Lay Eucharistic Minister Coordinator - David Farr
Memorials - Doris Lewis
Nativity Chapel Altar Guild - Sharon Brutzman
Organist -Carol O'Brien
Parish Administrator- Amy McDonald
Pilgrimage Contact – David Farr
Psalmist - Brian Daly
Rector - The Rev. Canon Maureen AtLee Hipple
Senior Warden - Marshall Dawsey
Sexton - Volunteers G & D Co.
Sunday School Superintendent - Maurine Gehring
Treasurer - Gene Weisbrod
Verger & Webmaster- Larry Gehring

2016 Church Vestry
Senior Class
Christina Vail
Lee Baker
Sue Schoonover
Middle Class
Larry Gehring
David Farr
Hillary Haight
Junior Class
Connie Burrus
Debbie Weisbrod
Cindy Williams
Clerk Of Vestry - Ginnie Schoonover
Treasurer - Gene Weisbrod
Senior Warden - Marshall Dawsey
Junior Warden - Larry Gehring

Card Ministry Info

Donna, Rita, Marg and Doris are helping out with our card ministry. This helps everyone feel remembered, prayed for and loved. If you know of anyone who is in need, let one of these ladies know or contact Mother Mo at 265-5035.

Annual Reports
The Annual Reports from the Annual Parish Meeting can be found here:
2014 Report

Altar Guild
March 30 Ginnie Schoonover & Susanne Schoonover
April 06 Dave & Melba Vanderlyke
April 13 Marg Shaner & Karen Ugliuzza
April 20 Sharon Brutzman & Hillary Haight
April 27 Ginnie Schoonover & Susanne Schoonover
May 04 Cindy Williams & Dr. Kippy Vail
March 31 The Beth Schulze Family
April 07 David & Melba Vanderlyke
April 14 Lois Block & Sharon Brutzman
April 21 Ken & Marguerite Shaner
April 28 Cindy & Greg Williams
May 05 The Schoonover Family
May 12 Lee Baker & Sharon Brutzman
May 19 Mary Jane & Katrina Roof
May 26 The Farr Family
June 02 Mark & Kippy Vail
June 09 Ken & Marguerite Shaner
June 16 Jim & Hillary Haight
June 23 The Hoffman Family
June 30 The Beth Schulze Family

Lectors, there are links to the Lessons - click on your name.
March 31 Johnny Schoonover April 07 David Farr
April 14 Brian Daly
April 21 Marguerite Shaner
April 28 Beth Schulze
May 05 Larry Gehring
May 12 Johnny Schoonover
May 19 Johnny Schonover
May 26 Mark Vail
June 02 Brigette Callear
June 09 David Farr
June 16 Brian Daly
June 23 Johnny Schoonover
June 30 Beth Schulze

August 04 Beth Schulze
August 11 David Farr
August 18 Mark Vail
August 25 Johnny Schonover
The duties of Torch & Book Bearers, Crucifers, etc. can be found here:
Torch Bearer(s)
March 31 Polina Goncharova
April 07 Katrina Roof
March 31 Craig Dawsey
April 07 Larry Gehring
Chalice Bearer
March 31 David Farr
April 07 Larry Gehring
March 31 David Farr
April 07 Larry Gehring
Prayers of the People
Offering Counters
March Connie Burrus & Maurine Gehring
April Marie Hvezda & Connie Burrus
May John Schoonover & Mark Vail
June Beth Schulze & Donna Darrow
July Marie Hvezda & Hillary Haight
August Connie Burrus & Maurine Gehring
September John Schoonover & Mark Vail
October Beth Schulze & Donna Darrow
November Hillary Haight & Maurine Gehring
Decermber Marie Hvezda & Connie Burrus

Last Updated 03/24/2019