Pastor Emeritus Rev. Arlene Bodge

On July 28 Rev. Arlene Bodge was made Pastor Emeritus to the Chilmark Community Church.

Administrative Chair, Ann Deitrich reads the certificate.




For years of service to the Chilmark Community church and to her lord, jesus Christ;

For leading her flock through

good times and hard times;

for planning,supporting and building a community room for christian education and fellowship; for her vision, common sense, kindness, humor, wisdom, preaching and constant love:


Rev. Arlene Bodge

is hereby certified

Pastor Emeritus to

Chilmark Community Church



Phil Dietterich brought song and poetry from Edgartown congregation.

A reception followed in the Fellowship Hall.

Of course the Polar Bears were there to honor their Arlene!

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