Archives for August 2017

Michael Michie named Episcopal Church staff officer for church planting infrastructure

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The Rev. Michael Michie has been named the Episcopal Church staff officer for church planting Infrastructure, a member of the presiding bishop’s staff. In this new full-time position, Michie, from the Diocese of Dallas, will collaborate in the design, development and implementation of resources, strategies and structures that foster […]

ENS managing editor to take leave of absence, updated contact information

[Episcopal News Service] Lynette Wilson, managing editor of Episcopal News Service, will be on leave of absence beginning Aug. 14 and returning in May 2018. Wilson is one of five 2017-18 Scripps Fellows at the Center for Environmental Journalism at the University of Colorado Boulder. The Rev. Mary Frances Schjonberg, senior editor and reporter, will […]

Brotherhood of St Andrew names Joe McDaniel Jr. to new racial reconciliation post

[Brotherhood of St. Andrew] Floridian Joe McDaniel Jr. has been appointed national vice president of  the Brotherhood of St Andrew’s newly created Committee on Racial Reconciliation. He is tasked with creating a strategy to expose the 5,000-member men’s ministry to the Episcopal Church’s Ministry of Racial Reconciliation. A former corporate finance attorney in New York City, […]

Nashotah House dean to step down at end of August

[Nashotah House Theological Seminary] The Board of Directors of Nashotah House Theological Seminary announced on Aug. 7 that the Very Rev. Steven Peay, dean and president, will step down from his leadership position on Aug. 31, 2017. Dean Peay has been appointed research professor of homiletics and will remain affiliated with the seminary upon the conclusion […]