September 20, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affaiirs press release] The House of Bishops of The Episcopal Church has issued the following: A Word to the Church for the World.
The text follows.
A Word to the Church for the World
Greetings from Detroit, a city determined to be revived. Greetings also from the city of Flint, where...
September 6, 2016
[Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles] The Bishop Coadjutor Search Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles has announced a slate of five nominees to stand for election as bishop coadjutor. The election will take place at the Diocesan Convention meeting Dec. 2-3 in Ontario, California.
The candidates are:
- the Rev. Paul Fromberg, rector of St....
August 24, 2016
August 18, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Twenty-nine Episcopal Church Jubilee Grants totaling $64,612.30 have been awarded to support mission and ministry in 22 dioceses.
Jubilee Ministries are congregations or agencies with connections to the Episcopal Church, designated by diocesan bishops and affirmed by Executive Council, whose mission work affects the lives of those in need, addressing basic human needs and justice issues.
Grants were awarded...
August 4, 2016
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 8/4/16)—American Baptist Women’s Ministries announces the election of the following officers for the 2016-2019 term.
Coordinator of Mission with Women and Girls is Frances Bryant-Lowery. A member of Friendship Baptist Church, Atlanta, Georgia, Frances’ mission experiences have included ministry at a homeless program, a women’s correctional facility, and with a college-based program funded by the Justice Department to stop violence against women on college...
August 2, 2016
July 28, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] On Thursday, July 28, Thursdays at 2 features the joy and opportunities for congregational meeting and fellowship through Potluck Dinners organized by Trinity Episcopal Church in Bridgewater, Massachusetts (Diocese of Massachusetts).
The video is...
The blog below was written by Rev. Dr. C. Jeff Woods, associate general secretary for Regional Ministries, American Baptist Churches USA (ABCUSA). Woods also serves in the role of the Mission Table Facilitator. Learn what is happening in the denomination as a result of the American Baptist Churches Mission Table, which met in Valley Forge, Penn., November 9-11, 2015.
The National Leadership Council recently addressed the seven Mission Table priorities identifying activity,...