Our Staff

All of our staff members, except the Rector are part-time employees. You may leave a message for any of them by calling Christ Church (508-432-1787) or by sending an email to christchurchharwichport@comcast.net.

Joan Kirchner

Minister of Music
Photo of Joan Kirchner
Joan Kirchner graduated from Houghton College with degrees in both music and business. She subsequently earned a Master’s Degree in Church Music and Organ Performance with distinction from the renowned organ department at Indiana University in Bloomington, and studied privately with Russell Saunders at the Eastman School of Music. In addition to leading the diversified music program at Christ Church, Joan performs throughout the region as a soprano soloist; teaches voice, piano, and flute; and performs on various instruments in concerts and private events.

The Very Rev. Katherine Hancock Ragsdale PhD

Bridge Priest

Julienne Remie

Parish Administrator/Bookkeeper

Julie returns to our staff as Parish Administrator and Bookkeeper in 2017.  She comes with years of finance, administrative and public service experience.   She lives on Cape Cod, where she grew up and raised her children.  Besides a strong background in administration, Julie is a professional photographer and loves being outdoors in nature hiking, watching wildlife and creating photographs.

Todd Woolley


Todd Woolley has served as Sexton and facilities manager for our parish for many years. His family have been a part of the church for a long time and his mother was a leader in the parish. Todd has lived in Harwich for most of his life.

  • Upcoming Events

    Holy Eucharist - Sundays
    8AM & 10AM; 2nd Sunday - One Service 9AM with Healing

    Holy Eucharist & Breakfast:
    Wednesday Mornings 8 AM

    Prayer Book Study with Rev. Ragsdale
    Wednesdays through March 21st - 9AM

    Simple Lenten Supper
    Friday, March 16, 2018 - 6PM

  • Come Visit Us

    The Church Office is open Tuesday through Friday from 9:00am until 2:00pm and by appointment at other times. The Rector is always “on call” to help you. Leave a message on the Church phone or send an email message.