Clergy and Staff
Christ Church Clergy
The Rev. Webster S. Gibson, Rector
Webster is from Alexandria, Virginia and has his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia. He graduated from seminary at the Episcopal Theological Seminary of the Southwest in Austin, Texas, in 1997. Webster came to serve as rector at Christ Church in 2007. Prior to coming to Christ Church, Webster served at Bruton Parish Church in Williamsburg, Virginia until 1999 and at Immanuel Episcopal Church, Old Church in Hanover County, Virginia until 2007.
The Christ Church office is open Monday - Thursday from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm.
On Fridays, the office is open 10:00 am until 1:00 pm. The office is located at 114 W. Boscawen Street, upstairs from the Treasure Box Thrift Shop. There is usually a volunteer receptionist on duty at the top of the stairs to assist you.
The Rev. Martin Geiger, Assistant Rector
The Rev. Martin Geiger comes to Winchester from St. Louis, Missouri, whose diocese sponsored him at Virginia Theological Seminary. Martin is a graduate of Cornell University where he majored in English. He’s worked as teacher's aide, and two years as an intern through the Episcopal Service Corps. Martin graduated from Virginia Theological Seminary in May 2019. He was ordained to the priesthood on June 24, 2019 in St. Louis by The Rt. Rev. George Wayne Smith, Tenth Bishop of Missouri. While a good bit of Martin's ministry at Christ Church will be with youth and families, through Christian Formation and outreach programs, he will be involved in all aspects of parish life.