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Bishop Rob Wright on Pride and Juneteenth

I am something beautiful because a beautiful God made me just the way a beautiful God made you. I am complex. I am full of flaws and so are you. And at the same time we are the possessors of an amazing belovedness that comes through not only our own Christian...

A Conversation About Juneteenth with Dr. Catherine Meeks

Dr. Catherine Meeks, Executive Director of the Absalom Jones Center for Racial Healing and Canon Stephanie Spellers discuss the meaning of Juneteenth and how we as followers of Jesus are called to the work of dismantling racism and building the Beloved Community in...

Winnie Varghese Speaks at National Cathedral

 I was ordained at a time [2000] when it would not have been possible to speak clearly about the beloved mess of queer people from a pulpit. It still feels like an honor. The Reverend Winnie Varghese, rector of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Atlanta, preached Sunday,...

Packed Open House for The Wright House

ATHENS – The chapel at The Wright House was packed. There was singing, there was preaching, and there was even a collection taken – despite there being no altar, no vestments, and no paint on the walls. The open house on Saturday, June 11 – styled a...

Episcopalians Gear up to Reduce Mass Killings

In the lead-up to a June 11 “March for our Lives” in Atlanta, Episcopalians are focusing on developing new tactics to lessen the numbing, decades-long, repetition of mass shootings. On June 5, at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Atlanta, WABE radio’s Lisa Hagen gave...

2022 Graduation Celebration

View the Photos On May 22, 2022, young people from across the diocese gathered at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church in Buckhead for the annual Graduation Celebration, a worship service that has taken place for the last six years. Arabella Brown, a youth from St. James...

Garden Blessing at St. Mary and St. Martha of Bethany

The blessing on Rogation Sunday of a new community garden at St. Mary and St. Martha of Bethany was equal parts of liturgy, picnic, plant sale, and sales pitch. The Rev. Laura Masterson and her congregants processed at the end on the Sunday service from the Nave,...