December 17, 2013
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Bishop Stacy Sauls, Chief Operating Officer of The Episcopal Church, has announced the first recipients of the grants for Mission Enterprise Zones and for New Church Starts.
These two innovative Episcopal Church initiatives are funded through the Five Marks of Mission triennial budget, approved by General Convention July 2012. In the budget, $2 million was allotted for the work of...
December 9, 2013
- URJ Biennial and WRJ Assembly to Inspire Nearly 5,000 Participants
November 14, 2013
November 11, 2013
November 7, 2013
- “When Jesus said ‘Love your enemies,’ I think he probably meant don’t kill them,” said Stan Noffsinger at the plenary on peace at the World Council of Churches 10th Assembly. He was quoting a popular Brethren bumper sticker written by San Diego-based peacemaker Linda Williams.
October 22, 2013
[Episcopal News Service – Chicago, Illinois] Durante su reunión del 15 al 17 de octubre en esta ciudad, el Consejo Ejecutivo de la Iglesia Episcopal adoptó múltiples resoluciones que se resumen a continuación:
El Consejo Ejecutivo
Aprueba el nombramiento de Grant Thornton, LLP, para auditar todas las cuentas sujetas a la administración o control del Consejo y de la...
October 17, 2013
[Episcopal News Service – Chicago, Illinois] During its Oct. 15-17 meeting here, the Episcopal Church’s Executive Council adopted multiple resolutions, which are summarized below.
Approve appointment of Grant Thornton, LLP, to audit all accounts under the management or control of the council and the Domestic and Foreign Missionary...
October 15, 2013
[St. Margaret's Episcopal Church press release] On November 16 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa, contents of the Rancho Mirage home of President Gerald R. Ford and Betty Ford will be auctioned to benefit the Betty Ford Center, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Coachella Valley, and St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church.
“Our parents wanted this auction to be a gift to the people of the Coachella Valley,” said Jack Ford, a son of the Fords. “We hope...