What Others Have Said
Nanette is a thoughtful and talented preacher and liturgist – both in her writing and her delivery – who combines well her extensive reading and study with her emotional connection to the material and her audience. She carefully contextualizes scriptural lessons so that the lectionary selections aren’t lost in a narrative vacuum, and her sermons balance scholarly background with personal relevance for the lives of the congregation.
Nanette is truly a pastor one can relate to in the deepest way, and also enjoy her tremendous sense of humor and love of life, travel and adventure. She is honest, has a deep faith which is contagious, a passion for justice, and is simply a tremendous person!
She has brought sophisticated observations and creative insights to our church, has been an appealing leader in worship, and has made meaningful connections with members of the congregation. She does all this with grace and puts people at ease.
“Enthusiasm” is the hallmark of Nanette’s personality. Coupled with confidence and her ability to consistently achieve in many different environments, Nanette’s personal appeal is contagious. It also doesn’t hurt that she has such a strong, positive presence in front of people.