Christ Church is a wonderful family of faith in the North Dallas corridor that reaches all the cities and communities around us.
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Christians are life-long learners. As disciples of Christ, we have an opportunity every day to learn from Him.
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We partner with parents in the intentional, ongoing faith formation of children, from infancy through college.
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In the Anglican tradition, the priesthood is open to men and women, married or single, who have earned the Master of Divinity degree, completed a series of courses for ordinands, and gone through the discernment process.
The clergy of Christ Church consists of ordained priests and deacons, each of whom serves a staff function in addition to the role as pastor to our congregation.
The Rev. Canon Paul Donison
Rector of Christ Church
Fr. Paul is passionate about seeing ordinary Christians equipped for ministry through intentional discipleship and enjoys nothing more in his vocational life than teaching and preaching God’s Word. Prior to Christ Church, he served as Rector of parishes in Ottawa, Northern British Columbia, New Brunswick, and Eastern Ontario. Fr. Paul is married to his wife Monika
and they have four daughters, Anabel, Sophie-Jane, Erika, and Kirralee.
The Rev. Steven Saul
Executive Director of Ministry Development
Steven serves Christ Church as ministry leader and support to Adult Discipleship and Family Ministry. He also provides oversight to parish communications and our pastoral care team. He is passionate about building Christ-centered teams and drawing people to Christ through all the church does. He most recently served as the Director of Church Revitalization and Coaching for the American Anglican Council. He is married to his wife, Debbie, and they have two grown sons, Christopher and Brennan.
The Rev. Jeff Rawn
Marriage & Pastoral Care
Jeff oversees our Marriage Preparation and Marriage Enrichment programs. He completed seminary studies at Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry and was ordained to the priesthood in 2000.
The Rev. Taylor Ishii
Young Adult Ministry
Taylor leads our ministry to young adults and college students. He graduated from Wheaton College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biblical and Theological Studies and also graduated with a Master of Divinity from Fuller Theological Seminary. Taylor was ordained a Priest in April 2016.
The Rev. Bryan Biba
Curate for Adult Discipleship
Bryan serves as the Curate for Adult Discipleship overseeing education, membership, and small group ministries. He graduated from Wheaton College (IL) with a B.A. in Political Science and M.A. in Theology. Bryan also earned an M.Div with a certificate in Anglican Studies from Duke Divinity School in Durham, NC. He previously served as Curate at St. Peter’s Anglican Church in Tallahassee, FL where he was ordained to the diaconate in 2015. Bryan was ordained to the Priesthood by Bishop Todd Hunter at Christ Church on March 11, 2017. He and his wife Laura enjoy cooking good food and reading old books.
The Rev. Carol Brooks
Support Groups & Crisis Care
Carol leads our Congregational Care Ministries which includes Grief Recovery, Divorce Care, Financial Peace University, Prayer Ministry, Lay Eucharistic Ministry to the Ill and Infirm, and funerals. She graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and earned a degree in ministry from the Anglican School of Theology in Dallas, TX. She completed training as a Pastoral Care Specialist at the Pastoral Counseling and Education Center in Dallas, TX under the American Association of Pastoral Counselors. She serves as a Chaplain with Victim Relief Ministries. Carol was ordained as a Deacon of the church in 2004.
The Rev. Toni Brown
Executive Director of Finance & HR
Toni provides leadership in the business affairs of Christ Church including finance and budgeting, funds management, statistics, and membership database applications. She also oversees human resources’ payroll, benefits and policies and procedures. Toni is also an ordained Deacon on our staff and provides pastoral and ministry leadership in several areas of ministry. She is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi with a BSBA in Finance and a Master’s of Professional Accountancy. She was ordained as a Deacon of the Church in August 2006. She is also a graduate of the Anglican School of Theology and has a Master’s of Biblical Studies from Dallas Theological Seminary.
The Rev. W. Creighton Friedrich
Curate for Student Discipleship
Creighton serves as lead of the Student Ministry team of staff and volunteers toward the spiritual formation of youth at Christ Church. His passion is to see young disciples grow in worship, fellowship, service, and outreach. He is a graduate of Moody Theological Seminary. Creighton loves reading, music, and sharing a cup of tea with his wife, Rachel.
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