Lance Ousley


The Rev. Lance Ousley is the canon for stewardship and development in the Diocese of Olympia, Washington. Before his move to Seattle, he served as rector of St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church in Wharton, Texas, and as chair of the Stewardship Commission in the Diocese of Texas. He is a longstanding board member of The Episcopal Network for Stewardship.


October 6, 2011

As a stewardship and development officer in the Episcopal Church I awoke the other day in my Seattle apartment thinking about Francis of Assisi and his spiritual gift to us through his philanthropic stewardship. These thoughts were not...