Our Staff

Our Priest

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In May of 2013 St. Johnʼs was pleased to welcome our new priest and Vicar, The Reverend Nancy Powers. Mother Nancy was ordained to the priesthood after serving for eight years as a deacon at St. Matthewʼs Cathedral in Dallas. Nancy and her husband Norman have been married for 36 years and have four grown children. They love the Lake Texoma community, living in Pottsboro, and attending Cardinal sporting events! Please call the church office to talk to Mother Nancy about Baptism, or to discuss grief counseling, pre-marital counseling, or spiritual direction.


 Director of Music

St. John’s Episcopal Church in Pottsboro is seeking a part-time music director to be responsible for providing leadership in the area of choral music. Duties include playing the piano and/or organ and directing the choir at the main worship service (10 a.m.) and leading choir practice each Sunday morning. The right person for this job will appreciate the role that music plays in congregational worship. Salary is commensurate with experience and skill level. Interested parties please contact Rev. Nancy Powers at therevnancypowers@gmail.com.


  Church Secretary and Treasurer

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Rose-Margaret Hayden is the church secretary and treasurer. A member of St. John’s for many years, Rose-Margaret is the “go-to” person for your questions about events at St. John’s, donations to the church, and messages for Mother Nancy. Rose-Margaret works Monday through Friday from 1:30 until 5:00, and her cheerful voice is the one you hear when you call the church office!



 Youth Ministers

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Jennifer and Drew Boatman recently joined the staff as part-time Youth Ministers. They have been attending St. John’s since their marriage in 2015. Jennifer and Drew both grew up attending Episcopal youth events and they are excited about sharing their faith with the next generation.




 Nursery Director


Shelbie Zeltinger is our Nursery director. Shelbie is a nursing student at Grayson County College and a graduate of Pottsboro High School. Children ages 0 to 3 are welcome to join Shelbie in the nursery during the 10:00 service. There they are encouraged to play, join the older children for singing, and learn that God loves them! Parents are also welcome to keep their infants in church with them, or visit the nursery with them until they are comfortable.