News and Information

News and Information

Find articles written by our District Superintendents, Lay Leaders, Staff, and more here. 

Love One Another

Love One Another

John 15:12 (New Revised Standard Version) 12 “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.” Last Supper, Courtesy of Rijksmuseum, Europeana CC0 In the Great Commission, where a resurrected Jesus gives his final instructions to the...

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The Longest Year

The Longest Year

This was initially given as part of a worship service for Clergy at their March Clergy Meeting. Numbers 21:4-9 In this reading for the fourth Sunday of Lent from the Book of Numbers, as the people of Israel wander in the wilderness for 40 years, the longest year is...

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A Litany for the One-Year Anniversary of COVID

Adapted from the Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Philadelphia PA, An Episcopal church that aspirational values are Community engagement and social justice; Unconditional welcome and inclusion; A community that calls forth the gifts of its entire people;...

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A Message of Hope

Some of you may have seen the recent message (available through LaityNet) from our Conference Lay Leader Martha Stokes … it’s a message of hope – renewed hope, restored hope, and rekindled hope.  Renewed hope in that the majority of adults in our country may be...

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Youth Ministry: What’s Now & What’s Next

Youth Ministry: What’s Now & What’s Next

When: Thursday, April 8 from 10:00-2:30 via Zoom.Speaker: Mike Crain, Lead Consultant, Ministry ArchitectsYouth ministry is difficult in normal times and the pandemic has made it even harder. The Youth Ministry: What's Now & What's Next event will offer...

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Forty Days, Plus Six!

Forty Days, Plus Six!

I heard someone comment recently that it seems like we have been in Lent for the whole past year. In the pandemic, we have had to give up some things, we have had to make sacrifices, we have experienced various degrees of suffering. Many of us have been praying more,...

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