Spanish language Bible stories brought back to life in Texas

[Episcopal Diocese of West Texas] When she was an infant, Sarah Willingham’s father and mother loaded her in their 1939 Plymouth, hooked up a trailer filled with their household furnishings and an old pump organ, and headed off to Mexico. It marked the beginning of a journey that would take them on a lifelong mission […]

Bulletin inserts for Sept. 25: Social Media Sunday

Bulletin inserts for Sept. 18, the nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost, focus on Social Media Sunday, the day set aside for Christians everywhere to use digital devices intentionally to share their life of faith with the world. Download bulletin insert as PDF: full page, color, one-sided half page, color, two-sided black and white, full page, one-sided black and white, […]

One nominee added to Indianapolis bishop slate

[Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis] The Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis has announced the addition of the Rev. Canon Bruce Gray to the slate of nominees standing for election as the 11th bishop of the diocese. Gray was presented and vetted for addition to the slate during a petition process. The other four nominees, […]

Louisiana dioceses prepare long-term response to catastrophic flood

[Episcopal News Service] A month after heavy rains caused disastrous flooding in south Louisiana volunteers are still working to clean up the damage that left 140,000 homes uninhabitable, but the good news is that the recovery is moving forward. “The Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana has entered the long-term recovery phase much quicker after this flood […]

Louisiana: St. Francis continues to recover from the ‘Great Flood’

[Episcopal News Service – Denham Springs, Louisiana] If the “Great Flood” of 2016 were a play, the Rev. Mark Holland says, this would be the end of the first act. Waters are, for the most part, receding in south Louisiana, leaving behind more than 60,000 damaged homes, 100,000 soaked vehicles, and damages estimated at more […]

Episcopal Church in South Carolina welcomes new provisional bishop

[The Episcopal Church in South Carolina press release] The Rt. Rev. Gladstone B. “Skip” Adams III was elected by acclamation and invested as the provisional bishop for The Episcopal Church in South Carolina on Sept. 10. “We are going to continue to look out, and to look beyond, and to trust whatever the future holds, […]

Bulletin inserts for Sept. 18: Welcoming Week and Episcopal Migration Ministries

Bulletin inserts for Sept. 18, the eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost, focus on Welcoming Week and Episcopal Migration Ministries, the refugee resettlement service of the Episcopal Church. Download bulletin insert as PDF: full page, color, one-sided half page, color, two-sided black and white, full page, one-sided black and white, half page, two-sided Spanish bulletin inserts are available […]

Services to mark 15th anniversary of 9/11 terror attacks

[Anglican Communion News Service] The 15th anniversary of the world’s deadliest terror attack will be remembered in special services and events in New York City and throughout the U.S. this weekend. Almost 3,000 people were killed in the Sept. 11 attacks in 2001 when terrorists flew hijacked planes into New York’s World Trade Center and the Pentagon […]

Bulletin inserts for Sept. 11: Welcoming Sunday

Bulletin inserts for Sept. 11, the seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost, focus on Welcoming Sunday, that one Sunday in each congregation that marks the conclusion of summer and the beginning of the new program year. Download bulletin insert as PDF: full page, color, one-sided half page, color, two-sided black and white, full page, one-sided black and white, […]

Los Angeles diocese announces 5 nominees for bishop coadjutor election

[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. Gregory of […]