Get to know the clergy at Grace!
The Rev. Wren Blessing, Rector
(206) 842-9997 ext. 12
Wren grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio and worked as a social worker before attending Duke University Divinity and Seabury Theological Seminary. Following her ordination in North Carolina, Wren served in parish ministry in Chapel Hill, and with a Spanish speaking congregation in Durham, NC. In 2014, Wren moved to Montana. There, she directed Camp Marshall on Flathead Lake and served as Canon for Christian Formation in the Episcopal Diocese of Montana. She began her ministry at Grace Church in March, 2018. Wren lives on Bainbridge Island with her two young sons, and loves to hike and mountain bike. Send Wren an email here.
The Rev. Mary Petty Anderson, Associate
The Rev. Jim Friedrich, Associate
206 842 5980
The Rev. Jim Friedrich is an Episcopal priest, liturgical creative, filmmaker, musician, teacher and writer. A longtime pioneer of alternative and installation worship, he has worked with many faith communities to deepen and enrich their worship and spiritual formation, mediating the sacred in image, ritual, and story. He lives on Bainbridge Island, WA with his wife, the Rev. Karen Haig, and blogs as The Religious Imagineer.
The Very Rev. William F. Maxwell, Associate
The Rev. Richard Middleton, Associate
206 842 8302
The Rev. Jim Phinney, Associate