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Episcopalians at a protest event
young people preparing for a Eucharist service holding candlesticks and cross
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people being ordained laughing
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Our Best Selves

As their time together came to a close, a small group of people began to share how much they loved being a part of the community. “I just feel like I can really be myself in this group,” said one. Another responded, “I agree. I feel both comfortable and challenged, in a good way, being … More Our Best Selves
Tue, 25 Feb 2020 21:44:33 +0000

The Way of Jesus

As far as I can remember, the first time I heard about Jesus was in the prayers and hymns in church when I was a very small child. The first time I learned about Jesus was in Sunday School, a few years later. The place I came to really know Jesus was at church camp. … More The Way of Jesus
Tue, 18 Feb 2020 21:46:50 +0000

Helping Hands

After last week’s newsletter I had a number of people ask me about my support team. The Big Five or the Hand— the people in your life who hold your hand, give you a hand up, gently push you from behind— these are the folks that keep me healthy. I have shared with our clergy, all those … More Helping Hands
Tue, 11 Feb 2020 18:43:30 +0000

Challenges and Opportunities

As promised last week, I’ll spend this week and next answering the two questions I hear most often from folks in ECMN and the wider Church. The first is: “What has your experience of being a Bishop been like?” My reflection on this question is based solely on my experience serving as the Bishop of … More Challenges and Opportunities
Wed, 05 Feb 2020 14:24:44 +0000

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