The Rev. Robert B. Wood,
Rev. Robert B. Wood has served as rector of St. Aidan's since November 2004.
A native of Athens, Georgia, he has been active in the Episcopal Church
since childhood, including working at Camp Mikell, the Diocese of Atlanta's
summer camp, and attending from The University of the South, Sewanee, TN, as
an undergraduate. Father Rob earned his M. Div. at General Theological
Seminary in New York in 1996. He was ordained a priest on his 30th birthday,
December 14, 1996, at the Cathedral of St. Philip in Atlanta.
Prior to coming to St. Aidan's, he served as assistant rector at
Grace-Calvary in Clarkesville, Georgia, and at Holy Innocents', Atlanta, and
he served as rector of St. Paul's, Columbus, Mississippi. Fr. Rob serves as
Dean of the Marietta Convocation, and in the summer of 2009, he attended the
Episcopal Church's General Convention as First Alternate in the Diocese of
Fr. Rob and his wife Linda have four daughters, Caroline and Becca Wood, and
JoAnn and Jessica Foshee.
to send an email to Fr. Rob.
The Rev. Cynthia Park,
native of Dallas, Texas, the Rev. Cynthia Park comes to us most recently
from the Diocese of Virginia, where she enjoyed a very active parish
ministry while completing her PhD studies in Hebrew and Aramaic at The
Catholic University of America, following seminary at The Virginia
Theological Seminary in Alexandria, Virginia. Cynthia came to the
Episcopal Church in 1980 and since then has been active in Cursillo, EFM,
Jubilee Ministries, counseling, and numerous outreach ministries.
Originally ordained to the
Diaconate in 2004 in the Diocese of Alabama, Cynthiaís ministry for the
past eight years has focused on teaching and counseling. Her work as
a licensed Family and Marriage Counselor along with her expertise in the
Semitic languages that shaped the Hebrew Bible combine in her primary
ministry of helping people find their story in the heart of the story of
Godís love for the world.
She and her husband Jack have
four grown children and six grandchildren. They are deeply committed as a
couple to prayer, study and worship and look forward to contributing to
the life of their new parish family at St. Aidanís.
to send an email to Cynthia.