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July 28, 2018 | by Alyson Terry
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How do you transform a group of individual, committed parishioners into a vital team? This is a challenge that congregational leaders face each time they assemble new vestries, bishop’s committees, or create a taskforce or committee. How do you get people to work well together? What sort of practices will help them make strategic decision […]

September 22, 2017 | by Katharine Jefferts Schori

  Text of the letter: “Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers for by doing so, some have entertained angels unawares.” (Hebrews13:1) President Donald Trump and Members of Congress, As bishops of the Episcopal Church we implore you not to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, known as DACA. To do so would endanger […]

April 10, 2017 | by Colin Mathewson

A vision for our companion diocese relationship Our diocese has a companion relationship with the Diocese of Western Mexico. Last month, we submitted a grant request to United Thank Offering for funds to build a communal worship space with a medical exam room, small pharmacy, and modest clergy living area, and to purchase a 4×4 […]