EYE17: un evento histórico

EJE19 Evento de Jóvenes Episcopales

EYE17 – El evento de la Juventud Episcopal 2017 resultó un acontecimiento histórico por la nutrida participación tanto de jóvenes como de adultos. En el mes de julio, más de 1.400 jóvenes, mentores adultos, líderes de talleres, oradores y voluntarios de toda la Iglesia Episcopal se dieron cita en el EYE17 (por su sigla en […]

EYE17: a historic event; EJE19: Evento de Jóvenes Episcopales

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] EYE17 – the 2017 Episcopal Youth Event – marked a historic event with the large participation of youth and adults. In July, more than 1400 youth, adult mentors, workshop leaders, speakers and volunteers from across the Episcopal Church gathered for EYE17 in Oklahoma City, OK. Sponsored by the Episcopal Church […]

Application deadline nears for Official Youth Presence at Episcopal Church General Convention 2018

[Episcopal Office of Public Affairs] There is still time for high school students to apply to participate in the General Convention Official Youth Presence (OYP) at the Episcopal Church‘s 79th General Convention to be held July 5 to 13 at The Austin Convention Center  in Austin, Texas, part of the Diocese of Texas. Applications and information are available here. The Nomination form is here.  […]

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 […]

Se aceptan ahora solicitudes para la Presencia Oficial de la Juventud en la Convención General de la Iglesia Episcopal 2018

[16 de agosto de 2017] Ya se aceptan solicitudes de estudiantes de secundaria que quieran participar en la Presencia Oficial de la Juventud en la Convención General (GCOYP, por su sigla en inglés) en la 79ª. Convención General de la Iglesia Episcopal que tendrá lugar desde el jueves 5 hasta el viernes 13 de julio […]

‘Summer in the City’ offers refugee youth a domestic mission field

[Episcopal News Service – Dallas, Texas] On a hot, humid Wednesday evening in late June, 18 youth set out from St. Matthew’s Cathedral in central Dallas to nearby Garrett Park, a popular spot for homeless people. They carried a cooler of Gatorade and trays of sliced watermelon. Offering a cold drink and watermelon to the […]

‘Verano en la Ciudad’ ofrece a jóvenes refugiados un campo de misión local

[Episcopal News Service – Dallas, Texas] Al atardecer de un miércoles tórrido y húmedo de finales de junio, 18 jóvenes partieron de la catedral de San Mateo [St. Matthew’s Cathedral] en el centro de Dallas hasta el cercano parque Garrett, un sitio donde suelen reunirse personas indigentes. Llevaban una nevara con Gatorade y bandejas con tajadas de […]

Applications now accepted for Official Youth Presence at Episcopal Church General Convention 2018

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] Applications are now accepted for high school students who want to participate in the General Convention Official Youth Presence (GCOYP) at the Episcopal Church 79th General Convention to be held Thursday, July 5, to Friday, July 13, 2018 at The Austin Convention Center, Austin, Texas (Diocese of Texas). Applications […]

EPPN: Protect immigrant youth today

[Episcopal Public Policy Network policy alert] Since the end of June, there have been two major developments concerning protections for young people brought to the U.S. as children, known as DREAMers. We need you to speak out today for protections for these young adults today by taking TWO actions. Update on Protections for DREAMers In […]

Houston soccer team brings identity and community to young refugees

[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] Brazilian playwright and journalist Nelson Falcão Rodrigues once said, “In football (soccer), the worst blindness is only seeing the ball,” a sentiment with which Houston: reVision CEO Charles Rotramel would probably agree. On a mildly hot Saturday in Spring, Texas, Rotramel stands next to the soccer field watching the reVision FC […]