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A Pop-up Studio Practicing the Pastoral Arts

A Pop-up Studio Practicing the Pastoral Arts with the Reverend Ruth Pattison.The “Pop-up Studio for Practicing the Pastoral Arts” is a mindful mixed media approach to doing, making, creating something with our spiritual lives. Engaging with art materials is a...

The Rev. Kenneth Swanson, PhD. Announced as Chair of COM

Bishop Wright has appointed the Rev. Kenneth Swanson, rector of St. David’s, Roswell as the new Chair for the Commission on Ministry.  The Commission on Ministry assists the bishop in determining present and future needs for ministry in the diocese and assists in...

Grace-Calvary Hires Youth Director

Grace-Calvary Episcopal Church in Clarkesville announces the hiring of J.M. Kidd of Sautee-Nacoochee as its new youth director effective March 1. Kidd will plan Wednesday night programs and work with adult volunteers to lead them, provide leadership for Sunday...

Necessary

Church is necessary! It’s a place we can “…name our masters and confess our servitude.” A place to tell the truth, that we are idol worshippers – the whole lot of us. A place to cough up our asphyxiating indifference toward the suffering of...

Bishop Wright Appoints a Third Archdeacon

The Rt. Rev. Robert C. Wright, bishop of Atlanta, announced the appointment of The Rev. Juan Sandoval (Deacon) as archdeacon.  This appointment brings the number of archdeacons in the Diocese of Atlanta to three. A native of Phoenix, Arizona, Juan is a US...

Order of Saint Helena Retreat Schedule

Many of us recognize that daily life can easily shift from healthy fullness to overwhelming imbalance. Time and space for the Holy reinvigorate us all. We hope you can visit the convent, a place of peace.Feeling isolated, exhausted, overwhelmed? Need spiritual...

Episcopal Hispanic Missions Flourishing

One of the best kept secrets is that Atlanta is home to one of the largest and fastest-growing Episcopal diocese worldwide.The Diocese of Atlanta is climbing in its ranking among 110 Episcopal dioceses worldwide and its Hispanic congregations are one reason for its...

Register for the 2017 Missional Voices National Gathering

Details:When: Friday-Saturday, April 21-22, 2017Where: Virginia Theological Seminary (Alexandria, Va.)Cost: $99 (includes meals); free to current seminariansThe 2017 Missional Voices National Gathering brings together church leaders, seminarians, church planters,...

Duplication

“An eye for an eye” is what Jesus grew up hearing. Somewhere along his life, it changed. Somehow he began rejecting “eye for eye” logic for this: “Turn your cheek. Go the extra mile. Love enemy.” Could be, Jesus’ shift came...

RESOURCES FOR A MEANINGFUL LENT

During the season of Lent, there are many ways individuals or groups can expand their understanding of what God calls us do and to deepen our relationship with God.READINGS For FaithMake part of your Lenten practice reading Bishop Wright’s weekly devotional, For...