In April, the Rev. Timothy True accepted a call to serve as the new rector of St. Paul’s, Yuma. He comes to our diocese from the Diocese of West Texas, where he served St. Luke’s, San Antonio as a curate since June 2013. He is an alumnus of the School of Theology in Sewanee, Tennessee. Prior to seminary Father True was a teacher (middle and high school Latin and fine arts); he also has work experience in: youth and camping ministries, civil engineering, music, and teaching at the college level. He is eager to put his experience and gifts to work in Yuma, focusing especially on music, liturgy, Christian formation, education, and spiritual direction. Tim and his wife, Holly, have five children, ranging in age from kindergarten to college. They also have a Labrador retriever named Arwen (their elfin princess).
This is the first in a series of regular updates from our Diocesan Migration Missioner, Troy Elder, who can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information about the Migration (formerly Border) Missioner position, please visit https://edsd.org/news/edsd-to-add-new-border-missioner. Missions, Fields, and Borders Orthodoxy and history suggest that Protestant mission involves a Christian protagonist crossing an […]
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the Episcopal Diocese of San Diego has been committed to loving God and our neighbors through public health policies that help ensure healthy practices within our diocese. Now that the Pfizer vaccination has been fully approved by the FDA, EDSD’s Executive Council met on Saturday, August 28, 2021, and approved a […]
Dear Friends in Christ, The world feels overwhelming right now. The heartbreaking scenes of the withdrawal from Afghanistan and the refugees left behind; the devastation of another natural disaster in the suffering nation of Haiti; and the continuing COVID crisis at home and abroad leave us grief-stricken and wondering how we can help. Our help […]