Presiding Bishop Curry invites all to Julia Chester Emery’s birthday party

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry invites everyone to participate in a birthday party for Julia Chester Emery, the founder of theUnited Thank Offering. September 24 marks the 165th birthday of Julia Chester Emery. To mark that event, the United Thank Offering is sponsoring a special celebration honoring the life […]

Katelyn Kenney has been named 2017-2018 United Thank Offering Julia Chester Emery intern

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Katelyn Kenney of Pearland, TX has been named the United Thank Offering Julia Chester Emery intern for 2017-2018. “I’m so grateful for the opportunity to explore my gifts through this internship and meet creative individuals within the Episcopal Church along the way,” Kenney said. The purpose of the internship is […]

Applications accepted for United Thank Offering young adult, seminarian grants for 2018

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Applications are now accepted for the 2018 United Thank Offering grants: 10 grants of $2500 for young adults; and 10 grants of $2500 to seminarians. The focus of the grants is The Jesus Movement: Evangelism, Reconciliation and Creation Care. The United Thank Offering is a gratitude ministry of the […]

United Thank Offering celebrates founder Julia Chester Emery’s birthday in September

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The United Thank Offering is extending an invitation for the Episcopal Church to join in a special celebration honoring the life and work of Julia Chester Emery for her 40 years promoting and establishing the United Thank Offering. September 25 marks the 165th birthday of Julia Chester Emery. Starting as […]

Deadline extended for applications for United Thank Offering internship

[Episcopal Church Office Public Affairs press release] The deadline for applications has been extended to August 1 for the 2017-2018  United Thank Offering internship. The purpose of the internship is to support the work of the United Thank Offering in addition to participating in the work of a local ministry. More information, applications and instructions […]

Applications accepted for United Thank Offering internship

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Applications are being accepted for the 2017-2018 United Thank Offering internship. The purpose of the internship is to support the work of the United Thank Offering in addition to participating in the work of a local ministry. More information, applications and instructions are available here. The 2017-2018 […]

UTO awards $1.2 million in grants for Episcopal, Anglican mission and ministry

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The United Thank Offering of the Episcopal Church awarded 34 grants for a total of $1,214,447.51 for the mission and ministry of the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion. The grant recipients were approved by the Executive Council, meeting June 9 – June 11 in San Juan, […]

United Thank Offering awards 2017 young adult, seminarian grants

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The 2017 United Thank Offering grants for seven seminarians and four young adults were approved by Executive Council at its February meeting. The focus of the grants is The Jesus Movement. The United Thank Offering is a ministry to promote thankfulness and mission in the whole Church. Known worldwide as […]

Bulletin insert for Jan. 15, Epiphany 2(A): United Thank Offering

2017 United Thank Offering grant applications now accepted

[December 5, 2016] Applications are now accepted for the 2017 United Thank Offering grants.  The application forms are available here. The focus for the 2017 United Thank Offering grants is Evangelism – Reconciliation: Following Jesus’ way of creating loving, liberating, and life-giving relationships with God, each other, and all creation. “This is the Jesus Movement […]