PRIEST-IN-CHARGE SELECTED FOR ST. THOMAS DURING TRANSITION
The Reverend Julie D. Bryant has accepted the call from St. Thomas of Canterbury to be its Priest-in-Charge beginning December 1.
Julie served as Deacon and Assisting Priest at All Saints, Riverside in the first year of her ordination; then on the staff of Episcopal Community Services, SD before returning to congregational ministry. She was Associate for Family Ministries, St Matthew's, Pacific Palisades, then called as Rector of Transfiguration, Arcadia.
In addition to pastoral and administrative experience, Julie's work includes development of an inter-generational service project in Central America, on-going participation in global partnership programs, bridging church and school environments, and training in multiculturalism, family systems, interim ministry, and the writing of icons. Julie holds degrees in Dramatic Art from UC Berkeley, Masters of Divinity and Doctorate in Ministry from Claremont School of Theology.
Julie has family in San Diego, and adult children with growing families of their own in Long Beach, and Washington, DC, as well as a wealth of dear friends. She usually has more than one art project underway at any moment, and is always planning her next travel adventure.