The Episcopal Church Advisory Council for the Stewardship of Creation is accepting applications for grants that focus on local faith-based projects for mitigating climate change and safeguarding the integrity of Creation. Deadline August 20. Find out more >
September 28 – October 1, 2017 • Sunday River, Maine Each working day, mariners push themselves in a race against time and nature to deliver the world’s commerce. In addition to the outdoor elements, our event also includes a “Philanthropy Challenge”, asking participants to raise funds and awareness for the Seamen’s Church Institute (SCI) and its mariner support services. Find out more >
Applications are being accepted for a provincial delegate and up to 20 church wide delegates to represent the Episcopal Church at the 62nd Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) in New York City, NY, March 12-23, 2018. Find out more >
Applications are now accepted for high school students who want to participate in the General Convention Official Youth Presence (GCOYP) at the Episcopal Church 79th General Convention to be held Thursday, July 5 to Friday, July 13, 2018 at The Austin Convention Center, Austin, Texas (Diocese of Texas) Read 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.
August 22, 2017 7:00 PM Webinar: ECF’s Top 10 Annual Giving Strategies - This webinar is designed to provide not only 10 current, practical strategies but important new language to frame the “why” of fundraising. Presented by Erin Weber-Johnson, Program Director of Strategic Resources. More information, Registration >
Fun events at Cross Roads Camp and Retreat Center:
Grow your Network for Justice, Saturday, September 16 at Cross Roads Camp and Retreat Center. Find out more >
Forward Movement is pleased to announce the Discipleship Matters conference for 2017. Episcopalians will gather Oct. 16-18 at St. Thomas’ Church, Whitemarsh in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, for a conference focused on helping leaders create a culture of discipleship in their congregations. Read the ENS article >Find out more >
Something Brand New! A Full Integrated Weekly Worship Experience for Kids Hearts Alive provides liturgical congregations a highly-anticipated children’s curriculum that combines captivating content, gospel focus, and lectionary alignment for ages 4-11. The curriculum has three learning levels—pre-K–K, lower elementary, and upper elementary—as well as a fourth unit for children’s large group worship settings. The entire package can be customized to a church's needs with pricing for small, medium and large classes. Find out more >
Forward Movement is pleased to announce the Good Book Club, a church-wide program that invites all Episcopalians to read Luke and Acts during Lent-Easter 2018. Participants in the Good Book Club will begin reading Luke the Sunday before Lent, February 11, 2018, and finish up the Book of Acts on the Day of Pentecost, May 20, 2018. Find out more >
Thursdays at 2: Every Thursday at 2 pm Eastern, a new video illustrating the work of congregations and individuals will be posted on the Episcopal Church’s Facebook page here and YouTube Channel here.