Transitions at St. Andrew’s
The Rev. Danáe M. Ashley to join St. Andrew’s Staff as Associate Rector
The Rev. Danáe M. Ashley joined the staff at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church as the new Associate Rector. Her first day of service at St. Andrew’s was June 1, 2018. You may read more about Danáe’s background here.
The Rev. Terry Steig, Associate Rector – Retired
Associate Rector at St. Andrew’s, The Rev. Terry Steig, Associate Rector has retired from the Parish after 30-plus years of service to the parish as well as to the Diocese of Olympia. An ordained priest for 44 years, he spent 28 of those years in service at St. Andrew’s with an additional two years as a counselor at the parish before that. In addition to Terry’s Associate Rector duties, Fr. Terry also served as the pastoral leader of the Sunday Evening Taizé Eucharist and was one of the founders of The Center at St. Andrew’s where has served as its co-director since its inception. We wish Fr. Terry and his family all the best as he embarks on his new adventure.
Sister Church Relationships
St. Andrew’s has a long history of reaching out beyond our community through its relationships with sister churches the world over. We are currently in a sister church relationship with St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Nakiwogo, Uganda (Sister Church is St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Nakiwogo, Uganda). Past sister church partnerships have included Holy Family Episcopal Church in Raineh, Israel and St. Andrew’s in New Orleans.