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 […]

Misión navaja encuentra terreno fértil para un proyecto de conservación de agua

‘Proteger lo valioso’ es el ultimo proyecto agrícola en Navajolandia

[Episcopal News Service] Arizona puede sonar como el último lugar donde uno encontraría una dinámica empresa agrícola, pero la obra que actualmente se lleva a cabo en la Zona de Misión de Navojalandia está haciendo acopio de las semillas de historia, cultura, tradición, mayordomía ambiental y espiritualidad para cultivar un ministerio local de ilimitadas posibilidades […]

Navajo mission finds fertile ground for water conservation project

‘Protecting the Precious’ is latest farm-based project in Navajoland

[Episcopal News Service] Arizona may sound like the last place you’d find a dynamic agricultural enterprise, but the work underway in the Navajoland Area Mission is gathering the seeds of history, culture, tradition, environmental stewardship and spirituality to cultivate a local ministry with sky’s-the-limit potential for a small Episcopal congregation here. Gardening has been alive […]

La mission Navajo trouve des terres fertiles pour un projet de protection de l’eau

« Protecting the Precious » [Protéger ce qui est précieux] est le tout dernier projet axé sur l’agriculture à Navajoland

[Episcopal News Service] L’Arizona peut paraître le dernier endroit où trouver un projet agricole dynamique mais les travaux en cours dans la zone de mission de Navajoland réunissent les conditions historiques, culturelles, traditionnelles, écologiques et spirituelles pour implanter un ministère local avec un potentiel quasiment illimité pour une petite congrégation épiscopale. Le jardinage se porte […]