"Leadership in a Time of Division and Fear" Oct. 23-25, 2019 | Women in Ministry Conference The Women in Ministry Initiative of Princeton Theological Seminary is pleased to offer a conference for women leaders of the church, both clergy and lay, who work within the church and beyond. We will gather to worship, to study, and to encourage one another. Keynote presentations, sermons, informal discussions, and workshops will provide an opportunity to develop and strengthen talents and skills for leadership in the church and world to which we are called. Register today to take advantage of discounted pricing: Now - Aug. 1: $175 Aug. 1 - Oct. 18: $195 Registration includes program and meals (2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner, and reception; lodging not included. More information and registration >
The Global Episcopal Mission Network (or GEMN) is people working together to discern God’s call to be the face of Christ in the world. GEMN began in 1995 as a consortium of Episcopal dioceses interested in fostering and maintaining a strong missional presence in the Episcopal Church. In recent years, membership has been opened to invite any individual, congregation, seminary, diocese or organization with a passion for mission, within or beyond the Episcopal Church. Find out more > Our 2020 GEMN Global Mission Conference is being planned for April 29-May 1, 2020, in Indianapolis, IN. The conference theme will be “Earthkeeping: Creation Care in Global Mission“. Join our email list for conference updates, and be sure to save the dates! Conference registration will open January 2020.
Parish Communicators' Monthly Virtual Meet-up Are you a volunteer or staff member who supports communications in your parish? Do you edit the newsletter? Keep social media humming? Oversee the website? Do you want to connect peers in Episcopal parishes all over the Church? A grassroots group of parish communicators is starting a monthly meeting to share ideas, address common challenges and build relationships. To join the group and get updates on meetings, fill out this form.
Episcopal Evangelism Grants Now Available October 1 application deadline Episcopal institutions can now apply for the next round of the Episcopal Evangelism Grants Program, designed to fund local and regional evangelism efforts in the Episcopal Church. The application deadline is October 1. "At its best, evangelism is a response to the deepest needs of our neighbors and communities," said the Rev. Devon Anderson, chair of Executive Council's Episcopal Evangelism Grants Committee. "We aim to catalyze initiatives and experiments that can teach us more about how to spread the gospel in all of The Episcopal Church's diverse contexts."
Episcopal Church digital invitation kits for Back-2-School and Back to Ministry Continuing the invitation to connect The Way of Love, Practices for a Jesus-Centered Life (https://www.episcopalchurch.org/way-of-love) more deeply to the seasons of the year, The Episcopal Church is developing additional free and downloadable resources for congregations, dioceses, and communities of faith. A Back-2-School Digital Invitation Kit and the Back to Ministry Digital Invitation Kit are available now.
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.
The Center for the Ministry of Teaching Whether you read Building Faith, Episcopal Teacher or eFormation, we're here to support you in ministry. Once a month, we'll send you helpful resources, updates, and need-to-knows, all to serve you. Check out this notice>