Savannah, GA – August 27, 2019 – The members of Asbury Memorial Church recently welcomed the Rev. Claire Marich to the church staff as Associate Minister. Rev. Marich will work alongside Rev. Billy Hester and other staff to provide leadership with ministries at the church and in the community.
“We are very excited to welcome Reverend Claire Marich as Associate Minister, and I am personally looking forward to working alongside her as Asbury Memorial continues to expand its reach in the Savannah community,” said Hester.
During her professional career in Illinois, Rev. Marich served as Spiritual Care Coordinator for Heartland Hospice, Hospital Chaplain, Hospice Chaplain, Health Insurance Consultant, Customer Service Manager and Unit Supervisor with Blue Cross Blue Shield. Her educational accomplishments includea Master’s in Pastoral Care and Counseling fromGarrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, a Master of Science: Political Science, Revolution & Terrorismfrom Northwestern University, and a Bachelor of Arts:Political Science, English, French (minor)from Loyola University of Chicago.
Having dedicated herself to the emotional and spiritual needs of others, Rev. Marich is a Nationally Certified Dementia Practitioner, certified Gift of Hope Requestor in Illinois, and certified Stephen Leader. As Associate Pastor for Asbury Memorial, she will fill the role of clergy liaison and advisor to the following church ministries: Church and Society, Green Team, Health and Wellness, Missions, Reconciling Ministries, Adult Education and Small Group Ministries.
Located at 1008 Henry Street, Asbury Memorial Church is a welcoming, all-inclusive congregation that celebrates the good news of Jesus Christ. Sunday worship services begin at 11:15 a.m. For more information, please visit www.asburymemorial.orgor call (912) 233-4351.
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