Rev. Wes Jamison

The Reverend Wes Jamison is the Chair of the Open and Affirming Ministries program of GLAD (Gay & Lesbian Affirming Disciples) Alliance. Hailing from a rural farming community in the mountains of Southwestern Virginia, Wes brings years of work as a pastor, social worker, and community organizer.

He holds a B.A. in Religion and Journalism with honors from Milligan College and an M.Div. from Emmanuel School of Religion, both located near Johnson City, Tennessee. Wes was ordained by the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Virginia in 2005 and was later granted ordained ministerial partner standing by the United Church of Christ.

He has served congregations of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), and the United Church of Christ in Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Michigan. Wes has also served as a social worker with at-risk youth and their families with a non-profit social services agency in the New River Valley of Virginia.

Contributed Resources

Complete services of christian marriage
Rituals & Blessings, Weddings/Commitments
Prayer for Christmas Day
Christmas & Epiphany, Church Seasons, Prayers for Various Occasions, Worship

May we see God's presence and strength among the vulnerable of our day.

Light of Epiphany
Call to Worship, Christmas & Epiphany, Church Seasons, Worship

Our light shines even brighter as we work for justice in the world.

Epiphany prayer
Christmas & Epiphany, Church Seasons, Prayers for Various Occasions, Worship

In this Collect we invite wisdom inherent in Epiphany to sweep over us.

Biblical Themes, Stewardship & Creation

Our worship provides space to practice giving and sharing our talents, time and treasure.

Prayer of commitment
Prayers for Various Occasions, Worship

Expression of gratitude for the spirit and symbols of our common union. This prayer may be offered after communion.

Welcome to the table
Eucharist, Worship

All may dine here in assurance of God's love.

Going forth in confidence
Sending Forth, Worship

Journeying with the grace and guidance of God calms us.