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 >
Episcopal Church Invites Comments on 2019-2021 Draft Budget The Episcopal Church Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance (known as PB&F) invites comments on the draft budget for the 2019-2021 triennium.
The Episcopal Church draft budget for the 2019-2021 triennium is available here.
PB&F invites comments on the draft budget. Feedback can be recorded here.
Deadline for offering feedback is Thursday, May 31.
PB&F will hold face-to-face hearings during General Convention and reminds the church that all resolutions must be filed by 5 pm Central on July 7, the 2nd day of Convention.
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 >
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 >
Registration is now open for the two 2018 sessions of the Episcopal Latino Ministry Competency, an innovative nine-day intensive course designed for diocesan staff, clergy, lay leaders, and seminarians to learn cultural competency for Latino ministry. Registration deadlines: Registration for the June session at Bloy House is here. Registration deadline is May 31. Registration for the August session at Sewanee is here. Registration deadline is July 20 Find out more >
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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