Mrs. Deanna Reid was licensed and Mr. Sherrill Watkins had his Lay Reader's license renewed.
On December 27, 2015, Sr. Warden Sherill Watkins was presented with a certificate of appreciation by Rector, The Rt. Rev. Rick Reid for his outstanding work as Senior Warden and Treasurer, and for his dedication and superior attendance at St. Andrew's Anglican Church
St. Andrew's Anglican Church received an episcopal visit on Sunday, September 11, from the Most Reverend Dr. Dwight D. Irons.Bishop Irons and his wife Suzanne.Archbishop Irons preached the sermon and also played the organ for the congregation. After the service, Archbishop Irons and Suzanne joined the congregation and the Rector, Bishop Aaron Reid for a parish dinner. Archbishop Irons is the Diocesan Bishop of the Southeast/ Southwest. For more information about St. Andrew's Anglican Church please call the Rector, The Rt. Rev Dr. Rick Reid at 828-291-5631 or visit the St. Andrew's website: www.standrewsnewton.weebly.com
Diocese of the Southeast/Southwest News
Annual Synod News
Our Annual Synod will be held at St. Chad's Anglican Church, San Antonio, Texas. The dates are: May 18 -21, 2017. May 18 will be a travel day and May 21 will also be a travel day for some attendees, more news to follow. Archbishop Baker has announced his retirement as Presiding Bishop. The Rt. Rev. Ebenezer Manuagwu will be installed as the new Presiding Bishop, at his home church of St. Chad's Anglican Church, San Antonio, Texas. More news to follow.
The Diocese of the Southeast/Southwest has a new Cathedral Church. Saint Mary's Anglican Church at Hill, located in Las Cruces, New Mexico was recently chosen as the new Cathedral Church at the Traditional
Anglican Church of America's Synod held at the Church.