Upstate Province 2 Revival Oct 5-6 at Camp Eastman in Rochester, New York! Great music, great preaching, great storytelling and sharing of testimonies--all are welcome! Begins at 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct 5 and ends at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct 6. Y'all come!
Episcopal Asset Map Unveils New Site By Meredith Sanderson, Diocese of Central NY The Episcopal Asset Map, an online platform that shows the location and ministries of Episcopal Churches, schools and other organizations, has recently been re-launched in a streamlined, easy-to-use format. Presiding Bishop Michael Curry of The Episcopal Church called the Asset Map “truly a tool, a resource” and points out that it has been “revised, expanded, updated, user-friendly and now includes virtually the entire Episcopal Church from the largest cathedral to the smallest house church.” Read more >
From EpisComm18 This year the Episcopal Communicators’ annual conference was held at Kanuga, NC. It was a wonderful conference with many informative sessions, include Design for Non-designers by Province II’s Jonathan Elliot (NJ). The keynote speaker was Diana Butler Bass. She is a noted author and scholar with a Ph.D. in religious studies from Duke University. Her latest books are Grounded: Finding God in the World—A Spiritual Revolution (2015) and Grateful—The Transformative Power of Giving Thanks, which was published this spring.Read more >
The well-attended and ever-popular Episcopal Youth Event (EYE) is looking for a host diocese for 2020. The Office of Youth Ministries of the Episcopal Church is now accepting applications from dioceses interested in hosting the 2020 Episcopal Youth Event (EYE20). For a variety of scheduling factors, EYE20 is tentatively scheduled for either the week of July 6 or the week of July 13, 2020. Find out more >
Episcopal Migration Ministries and the Office of Government Relations is hosting a one-hour free webinar, Our 1939 Moment: Continuing the Legacy of Welcome, on Monday, June 18 at 4 pm Eastern (3 pm Central/2 pm Mountain/1 pm Pacific/noon Alaska/11 am Hawaii). Presented as part of the World Refugee Day observance on June 20, the webinar will be a conversation about the history and present of the Episcopal Church’s legacy of refugee welcome. Registration is required and is available here. More information >
We hope you can join us at the Seamen’s Church Institute’s (SCI) Annual Port Newark Food Truck FestivalonThursday, June 28, from 3pm to 7pm. Hosted at our International Seafarers' Center, this is SCI Port Newark's largest annual Community Engagement event, with an annual attendance of over 200 people and growing! Find out more and get tickets >
Christ the King Spiritual Life Center welcomes Judith MacNutt from Christian Healing Ministries as the keynote speaker for a conference dedicated to the transforming power of Jesus Christ. The conference begins Friday evening at 7:00 p.m. and ends with a Healing Service on Saturday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. More information >
The Church Pension Group (CPG), a financial services organization that serves the Episcopal Church, has released a podcast highlighting its research on Clergy Deployment Trends: Adapting to a New Reality that explores the changing nature of ministry and clergy deployment in the Episcopal Church. Find it here >
Equipping the Church for Faith Formation:The CMT provides resources and training for thoughtful, innovative Christian formation for all ages. Find out more>
MONS NVBIFER SANCTVS Contemplative Christian Formation for the Whole of Life www.monsnubifer.org Mons Nubifer Sanctus (Holy Cloud-Bearing Mountain) offers weekend, week-long and longer-term residential programs that assist people of all walks and stations of life to explore and to enter the spiritual wisdom and ways of the ancient Christian faith. Find out about their blog and coming events.
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