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November 21, 2019 | by Destiny Cisneros
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August 22, 2019 | by Hannah Wilder

Would you like to learn more about Christian faith or strengthen understanding of the Episcopal Church? Do you long for deeper engagement with holy scripture? Are you hungering to learn with others? The diocesan School for Ministry may be for you. The school will soon begin its seventh year. Year by year, the School for […]

July 26, 2019 | by Jeff Pack

The Rt. Rev. John Shelby Spong, the controversial Episcopal bishop, once claimed his early spiritual search was simply a means to seeking security for his anxious and insecure soul. He would discover he was only partially correct, as he wrote in his autobiography, “I discovered not security, but the expansion of life, and the radical […]

July 1, 2019 | by Meredith Hardy

I’m writing to tell you a little about Education for Ministry (EfM), a course of study and inspiration. But really, there are two parts to the experience of EfM, the facts, so to speak, and the feelings. So, let me start with the facts. The Book of Common Prayer’s Outline of the Faith includes the […]

April 23, 2019 | by Mark Patzman

“Will you continue in the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in the prayers?” (Book of Common Prayer, p 304) Every baptized Christian is called to ministry. What is yours? Education for Ministry is a lay education program of the School of Theology at the University of the South, Sewanee, that […]

March 12, 2019 | by Lauren Warner
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November 21, 2018 | by Hannah Wilder

Thanks to convention delegates, visitors and volunteers, we gathered life-sustaining items for people in need in our diocese. Attendees were asked to bring necessities for one of our diocesan ministries. In the end, your generosity provided: 18 diaper rash creams 213 pairs of underwear 250 pounds of peanut butter 960 pairs of socks 1,900 baby […]

November 16, 2018 | by Hannah Wilder
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Border Ministries Summit sponsored by the Episcopal Diocese of the Rio Grande The summit will include: a keynote address by the Rt. Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori speakers from the Episcopal Church and secular agencies that work along the border opportunities for border immersion experiences The 2,000 miles of border between the US and Mexico is […]

August 25, 2018 | by Hannah Wilder
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Do you want to learn more about Christianity? Are you interested in the path to ordained ministry? Come to this open house to learn more about the School for Ministry. Learn about auditing classes, attending part-time, and more. Our classes are tailored to people interested in twenty-first century ministry. Meet with current students and hear […]

August 4, 2018 | by Hannah Wilder
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The Diocesan Service Coalition meets quarterly to discuss ways to network and share ideas on best practices and challenges as we strive to be the hands of Christ in our neighborhoods. Join us this quarter! We will share what is going on our congregations in our various outreach ministries followed by a presentation about a […]