The Rev. Canon Dr. Dan Alger ~ Pastor
The Rev. Canon Dr. Dan Alger is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (BA Communication Studies), Trinity School for Ministry (MAR Biblical Studies), and Asbury Theological Seminary (D.Min Program). Before moving to Georgia in the fall of 2012 to help plant Redeemer Anglican Church, Dan started a church in Fayetteville, NC in the military community surrounding Fort Bragg where he was Pastor for 10 years. Alongside his work at Redeemer, he also serves as the Canon for Church Planting for the Anglican Diocese of the South and the Canon for Church Planting for the Anglican Church in North America. Through these roles, Dan helps to support the work of church planting in the Southeast and throughout North America.
Dan loves music (especially new folk like the Avett Bros., the Civil Wars, Old Crow Medicine Show and James Taylor). He is also a homebrewer and craft beer lover. Dan and his wife Karen have two boys- Eli and Silas.
Collin Ross ~ Assistant Pastor
Collin came on board at Redeemer in November, 2017. He's previously worked in youth ministries at several churches. As assistant pastor, he has a role in just about everything that goes on at Redeemer: preaching, discipleship, community building, pastoral care, mission, etc. He and his wife, Melanie, are both graduates of the University of Georgia and Denver Seminary. Collin loves board/card games, long hikes, and a black-and-blue burger with a side of sweet potato fries.
The Rev. Canon Greg Goebel ~ Assisting Clergy
Greg's primary ministry role is serving as the Canon to the Ordinary for the Anglican Diocese of the South, through which he supports the work of the bishop in the churches and oversees many details of the Diocese. At Redeemer, Greg assists in areas such as pastoral care, worship planning, teaching, preaching and more.
Greg is a graduate of Berea College, Berea Kentucky, and the Seminary at Columbia International University, Columbia, South Carolina. He served as an Associate Pastor in the Evangelical Church Alliance and was Parish Administrator at Church of the Apostles, Columbia, South Carolina. Ordained an Anglican Presbyter in 2007, he then served as the first full-time Rector of Resurrection Anglican Church, Woodstock, Georgia. Has been married to Victoria for over fifteen years, and they have two school-aged sons.
Rachel Wilhelm~ Worship Arts Director
Rachel's primary role is to oversee the music and tech ministries at Redeemer. She's a singer-songwriter who enjoys writing music from Scriptural and hymn texts. She released her EP of retuned hymns, A Kindling Glance, in 2016, followed by her first full-length album, Songs of Lament, in 2017. She's led music in places like the local prison, the United States Senate and everywhere in between. She loves organizing a good hymn sing, reading sensational Victorian literature, and making soap (the kind your grandma used to make). Check out Rachel's music here.
The Rev. Bill Arnold ~ Deacon
Rev. Deacon Bill Arnold was born in Charleston, SC and grew up in Greenwood, SC; and became an Anglican 50 years ago. He is married to Carol Arnold, and they have a daughter, Dr. Eloise Arnold Whisenhunt and a son-in-law, Dean Ted Whisenhunt, who are both professors at Young Harris College; and they are, also, parents of Bill and Carol's "Grand Twins". Bill was ordained into the Anglican Deaconate in 2010, where he is now a full-time volunteer Assisting Deacon at Anglican Church of the Redeemer in Hamilton Mill and the Anglican Diocese of the South (ADOTS), focusing on planting churches. Bill is a graduate of Georgia Tech; and he has completed post-graduate studies at LSU, Rutgers, Georgia Tech, The University of Virginia, and Oxford (UK). Bill's pre-clergy work experience included service in the U.S. Army, senior management at two super-regional banks, managing principal at a global management consultancy, and a co-founder at a financial services company and a private equity firm. He entered Anglican seminary, at Trinity School for Ministry, in 2008.
Our Shepherd Team
Our Shepherd Team works closely with our Pastor to handle the logistical and strategic aspects of the church.
- Todd Miller ~ Chairman
- Novice Taylor ~ Treasurer
- Cathy Austin ~ Secretary
- Ray Gesualdo
- David Sturkey