Saint Augustine Anglican Church
Saint Augustine Anglican Church

  • Our Team

    Bishops's Committee

    Saint Augustine's Church is led by a strong leadership team of five elected church members called the Bishop’s Committee. In consultation with the vicar (pastor/priest) of the church, they provide administrative oversight for the church and offer counsel to the clergy of the church. The Bishop’s Committee meets on the third Sunday of each month following the service. 

    Bishop's Warden: Floyd Jordan

    Junior Warden: John Blake

    Treasurer: Warren Halstead

    Secretary: Lanetta Bishop

    Member: Lenore Hailstone

    Pastor & Priest

    The Rev. Noah Lawson is the pastor and priest of St. Augustine's Church. He is a graduate of Nashotah House Theological Seminary and has a teaching credential in Secondary Social Science from Fresno Pacific University. Fr. Noah also serves as vicar for Saint Alban's Anglican Church in Los Banos, CA and is as an alternative education teacher in the Lammersville Unified School District. 


    The Rt. Rev. Dr. Eric Vawter Menees is Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of San Joaquin. A graduate of the General Theological Seminary, Bishop Menees received his Doctor of Ministry from Seabury Western in 2006. He is a vowed Third Order Franciscan and is married to Florence Guadalupe Mira-Menees and has a daughter, Milagro, and a son, Sebastian.