Minister of the Word

Rev. Christine Gilbert earned a Bachelor of Arts from Hope College and a Masters of Divinity from Western Theological Seminary, both in Holland Michigan. Since ordination, Christine has served as a Congregational Minister and an editor on the Seasons of the Spirit development team.

Christine has a heart for worship, prayer and life-long faith formation. She is in her final year of a four-year Spiritual Director’s Course at the Living Well Centre in Melbourne. She is also an oblate of the Benedictine Abbey in Jamberoo NSW.

Christine is an avid reader and writer. She loves to spend time in nature, go for walks and drink cups of (good) tea. She and her husband Sean Gilbert share a blended family comprised of five children, one son-in-law and two grandchildren.