Shivaun Wilkinson is an occasional contributor to Paradoxical Thoughts.
The Rev. Shivaun Wilkinson is Missioner for Parish Engagement at St. Nicholas Episcopal Church in Germantown, Maryland. Her role is to engage people in and outside of the church’s walls in the life and ministry of the parish by facilitating discernment of their gifts, skills, and callings, linking them to suitable ministries, and developing new ministry opportunities as appropriate. She will be facilitating opportunities for individual and parish discernment, creating clear and easy to negotiate structures/pathways to volunteer for current ministries or propose new ministries. An ordained priest, she will be participating regularly in the worship life of the parish through liturgical planning, officiating, preaching, and administration of the sacraments.