Congregational Leadership

Bishop Rickel's 10 Rules for Respect.

The slide deck for the Clergy Wellness for Lay Leaders: Caring for Your Clergy During Covid Times.

A short summary of the duties and responsibilities for a senior and junior warden of a chuch. The information is from the Vestry Resource Guide, revised by Nancy Davidge, editor, and Susan Elliott, writer —A Project of The Episcopal Church Foundation (

This is a resource document for the clergy transition process. Areas that are covered include:

  • transitions
  • clergy
  • Letter of Agreement
  • Letter of Separation
  • Interim
  • Profile Committee
  • Search Committee


The visitation customary is designed to help plan for the visit of the Bishops.