I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deacon of the church in Cenchreae. I ask you to receive her in the Lord in a way worthy of his people and to give her any help she may need from you, for she has been the benefactor of many people, including me.Romans 16:1-2
The transition of church leaders is an exciting time for any church. Here at Christ Church in Kalispell we are excited to welcome our new rector, The Reverend Sadie Koppelberger.
Joining us from Texas, Sadie graduated with her Masters of Divinity from Seminary of the Southwest in the spring of 2022. She was ordained to the transitional Diaconate on June 4th, 2022 in North Carolina and will be titled Deacon-in-charge until her ordination into the priesthood this December.
Sadie’s family includes husband, Elliott, three wonderful children, and one giant dog. Her family is enjoying their introduction the the Flathead and looks forward to discovering new adventures.
Sadie loves to bake and has a special affinity for pie. She looking forward to many Flathead cherry and huckleberry experiments.
Sadie enjoys painting, hiking, and paddle boarding. Her favorite Saint is Pauli Murray and her favorite feast day is All Saints.
Join us for a potluck!
Sadie will be leading her first service on July 17, 2022 at 9:00 AM. Please join us in welcoming our new rector and her family at a potluck following the service.
Now to him who is able to establish you in accordance with my gospel, the message I proclaim about Jesus Christ, in keeping with the revelation of the mystery hidden for long ages past, but now revealed and made known through the prophetic writings by the command of the eternal God, so that all the Gentiles might come to the obedience that comes from faith— to the only wise God be glory forever through Jesus Christ! Amen.Romans 16:25-27