Vergers from the Diocese of Atlanta pause for a photo at their July 7, 2018, Summer Assembly at Grace Episcopal Church in Gainesville. The Rev. Canon Richard Callaway is center and The Rev. Dr. Stuart Higginbotham to his left is Rector of Grace Episcopal. Attending Vergers bought items in support of Family Promise of Hall County. The baskets of items were presented during the Offertory. Photo: Bill Monk
The Mark Emory Graham Chapter of the Vergers’ Guild of the Episcopal Church met for its Summer Assembly during a gorgeous summer day on July 7, 2018, in Gainesville, Georgia. We were hosted by Grace Episcopal Church and we were treated to tasty breakfast pastries, juice, coffee, and tea. We were afforded an opportunity to visit with old friends and make new friends. Twenty-eight vergers, clergy, and guests participated in the gathering.