Judy Breny

Judy Breny

I am a retired Episcopal priest from the Diocese of Western New York. I have lived & served in Buffalo, the city of good neighbors. I chose to retire to Wilmington because my family lives here and also nearby in MD, Taize services initially drew me to St....
Stephanie Schlosser

Stephanie Schlosser

I was raised in Asheville.  My parents still reside in the same home I grew up in.  I was baptized at All Souls Episcopal Church in January 1985. I was not confirmed during my high school years like most Episcopalians; however, my brother and I were acolytes in the...
Herb Gant

Herb Gant

My life in the Episcopal Church began with my confirmation in 1961 after I had decided that (1) catholicism  — with a little “c” — is the only expression of Christianity that makes sense, and that (2) the Episcopal Church is catholic. I still believe (1)...
Karen & Bill Smith

Karen & Bill Smith

Hello St. Paul’s!! Although we are both only children, our immediate family includes 21 members beginning with five children, two girls and three boys, plus one fur baby. We are a joyous, diverse group with a blended heritage and ethnicity which includes English,...
Ashley Eason

Ashley Eason

I grew up in Richmond, Va., but have lived all over including Georgia, Belgium, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, California, Washington, Oregon and Black Mountain, N.C. I was baptized at All Saints Episcopal Church when I was 13, was confirmed a year later and...
Marshall Foster

Marshall Foster

Although I grew up in Wilmington, I’ve lived away more years than I’ve lived here. After New Hanover High School and East Carolina University, I moved to New York, landing on the Upper West Side for the next 30 years. I wanted to work in the music industry...
Bill & Elaine Anlyan

Bill & Elaine Anlyan

Bill and Elaine met while working for a U.S. Congressman who was running for the U.S. Senate in 1972. They had three children by 1984 and seven grandchildren by 2019. They moved to Wilmington in 1992 for Bill to become vice chancellor of development at UNCW. A few...
Chip & Susan Carter

Chip & Susan Carter

Susan and Chip Carter moved to the Wilmington area (Leland) in June of 2014. They had previously lived in Charlotte and Raleigh. When Chip retired from a 42-year commercial property and casualty insurance brokerage career they moved from Raleigh, first to the small...
Mike & Mary Flynn

Mike & Mary Flynn

Southerners Mike and Mary Flinn moved to Wilmington from Greensboro in August of 2020, in the middle of the pandemic! Mike works remotely for Gulf Atlantic Packaging, loves to fish and golf. Mary is a retired speech pathologist and the author of ten novels set in...
Ron & Lynda Miller

Ron & Lynda Miller

We met at the Washington Monument in May 1974, and we were married at the Washington National Cathedral the following year, a second marriage for both that has now lasted 47 years,and counting. We discovered early on that we both had a terminal case of wanderlust, and...