Bishop Carlye has said several times that she has “fallen in love with the people of the Diocese of Newark” and she wants to meet, greet and break bread with YOU! You, your family and your congregations are invited to partake of a light meal and then engage in a relaxed exchange of information, ideas and dreams with each other and with Bishop Carlye. Note: To insure we have enough food for everyone, please RSVP online no later than one week before your desired gathering.
River Views: Trinity Church still helping immigrants after 100 years
When my research uncovers firsthand stories and descriptions of Lewiston and Auburn in “the old days,” it’s like stepping back in time. Even more exciting is when observations of 100 or more years …
Why Your Church Bulletin Isn’t Dead
I read an interesting post today by Mark MacDonald called ‘7 Ways to Kill Your Bulletin’ on Church Marketing Sucks and felt compelled to write a follow-up post in response. Here goes.
Bishops on Social Media: Curry and Knisely
The Right Reverend W. Nicholas Knisely, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island, and the Right Reverend Michael Curry, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of…
Top Ten Ways Churches Drive Away First-time Guests
If you attend a church regularly, you’ve probably noticed the phenomenon. A guest shows up for a worship service, but he or she never returns.
T3T: Top 3 Things at St Mary's Episcopal Church 12/29/16
Sacred Ground race dialogue series informational webinar June 11, 2019
Sacred Ground race dialogue series informational webinar June 11, 2019 May 29, 2019 Individuals or groups interested in learning more about Sacred Ground: a film-based dialogue series on race and faith are invited to an introductory webinar hosted by Katrina Browne, Sacred Ground curriculum developer, and producer/director of the acclaimed documentary Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North, and the Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers, canon to the Presiding Bishop for evangelism, reconciliation, and creation care Built around a curriculum of powerful documentary films, videos, and readings, Sacred Ground is a 10-part series that considers some of the major chapters of the United States of America’s history of race and racism. It focuses on…
Mid Week Greetings January 10
Mid-week greetings January 10, 2018 The Mid-Week Greetings is a weekly newsletter detailing parish life at St. Anne’s parish, Lee’s Summit, MO. It is updated and published weekly. PARISH LIFE Fellowship Christmas Card activity It’s not too late to add your Christmas card, picture, and/or letter to our parish bulletin board. Coffee Hour – …
Religious understanding of transgender issues
The Boy Scouts of America announced on Jan. 30, 2017, that, “Starting today, we will accept and register youth in the Cub and Boy Scout programs based on the…
How Does the Holy Trinity Teach Us to Be in Community?
Why did God choose the the Holy Trinity as the way to express His presence here on earth as it is in heaven? Perhaps the main reason is to model to his child...