Archives for June 2013

Video: Justin Thao, Aileen Choi reflect on being members of EAM@40

[Episcopal News Service – Burlingame, California] Justin Thao and Aileen Choi, two of the nearly 50 young people who attended the June 20-24 Episcopal Asiamerica Ministries @ 40 gathering spoke June 22 with Episcopal News Service about their participation in the event. In their comments, they note how much they learned from the presentation earlier […]

Video: Longkee Vang reflects on Hmong youth ministry and EAM@40

[Episcopal News Service – Burlingame, California] Longkee Vang of St. Paul, Minnesota, spoke with Episcopal News Service June 22 about the youth ministry he leads at Church of the Holy Apostles and about the journey of his Hmong community to the U.S. and to the Episcopal Church. He also spoke about the importance of the […]

Video: The Rev. Fran Toy reflects on her ministry and EAM@40

[Episcopal News Service – Burlingame, California] The Rev. Fran Toy sat down with Episcopal News Service June 22 to reflect on her ministry and her involvement in the church’s Episcopal Asiamerica Ministries.

Bishop Stacy Sauls speaks to EAM@40 on domestic mission

[Episcopal News Service – Burlingame, California] Bishop Stacy Sauls, the Episcopal Church’s chief operating officer, addresses the Episcopal Asiamerica Ministries @ 40 gathering, June 21 on the topic of “Domestic Mission: Focus on the Poor.” The full text follows. The Shoe Shine Man It’s funny where you run into Jesus if you’re paying attention.  I […]

Video: Episcopal Church helps Iraqi refugees find new life in Paris

[Episcopal News Service] Every week in north Paris, a few hundred Iraqi Christians gather for worship. It’s a bittersweet reunion for them. Their lives have been spared, but the events of the past 10 years have forced them into exile. Many have lost close family and friends in the bloodshed of the Iraq War and […]