Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest
Search Committee News

See below for latest news and updates from our Parish Profile and Search Committees; stay tuned for ways your voice and vision can inform this work. We ask especially that you keep Heavenly Rest in your prayers, that our work and our life together may be to the greater glory of God.


Almighty God, giver of every good gift: Look graciously on your Church, and so guide the minds of those who shall choose a rector for this parish, that we may receive a faithful pastor, who will care for your people and equip us for our ministries; through Jesus Christ our Lord, Amen. (BCP 818)


  • Submit names of Priests by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or submit in writing to the Search Committee. The Search Committee has a box in the church office. 

Search Process

Transition Process Timeline


Claire Makins - OUT Friday, Jun 1 - All Day
Claire Makins - OUT Friday, Jun 1 - All Day
8 P-KB C-VDT A-KB Sunday, Jun 24 - All Day
Claire Makins - OUT Friday, Jun 1 - All Day
P-KB C-VDT B-KB Sunday, Jun 24 - All Day

June 3, 2018
Sunday, June 03, 2018
The Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest | ADDRESS: 602 Meander Street • Abilene, Texas 79602 PHONE: (325) 677-2091 |  Site by Church Website Design
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Welcome to Heavenly Rest



Welcome to Heavenly Rest! We are glad you are visiting our site and hope you will accept this invitation to become part of this faith community.  Together we seek to know the reconciling love of the God and share that love with everyone.  Beautiful worship, exquisite music, inclusive fellowship, generous outreach and excellent Christian education await you. We thank God that more and more people are making this church their spiritual home.  Feel the caring, sharing, creating and serving that God intended for your soul at Heavenly Rest.


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