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Call Your Senators Today in Support of Immigration Reform

November 6, 2014

(This is a guest blog post by Wendy Johnson. Over the course of her career, Wendy has been involved in politics at all levels and worked in both Youth Ministry and Communications for local congregations and the Episcopal Church in Minnesota. She is now consulting with my office on social media and communications.) Today is […]

January 22 is National Faith Call-In Day

November 6, 2014

We’ve been praying and working for immigration reform, and now is our chance to make it a reality. On Tuesday, January 22nd, welcome the new Congress by making sure they know that people of faith demand humane immigration reform in 2013. Call 1-866-940-2439 to be connected with BOTH of your Senators. Tell them that as their constituent and […]

Faith Formation Trainings Upcoming

November 6, 2014

As you’ve probably noticed, I am a fan of the 21st Century Faith Formation trainings offered by Vibrant Faith Ministries. A few dates are still available: February 25-27, Denver, CO (only 3 Openings left) March 5-7, Seattle, WA March 11-13 San Diego, CA March 14-16, San Jose, CA Register online.  Also, Vibrant Faith Ministries posted in a […]

Apply for an ECF Fellowship

November 6, 2014

Since 1964, the Episcopal Church Foundation (ECF) has provided financial support to emerging scholars and ministry leaders – both lay and clergy – throughout the Episcopal Church. Through its Fellowship Partners Program, ECF  helps these individuals share their knowledge, experience, and best practices with the wider Church in practical ways. Here are two great examples of […]

Apply to Serve on the EYE 2014 Mission Planning Team

November 6, 2014

We are delighted to announce that nominations to serve on the Episcopal Youth Event 2014 (EYE2014) Mission Planning Team are now being accepted through February 16. EYE 2014 will be held in July 2014 at a location to be announced soon. In preparation for this exciting event, we are looking for leaders with passion and […]

Are you called to apply for the EYE 2014 Mission Planning Team?

November 6, 2014

Just a few days ago this story was posted on Episcopal News Service: Florida teens inspired by inauguration, leadership conference. In particular, this quote from 14-year-old Kerliee Neitastood out: “I think that church is very important in our lives,” she said. “We all possess leadership qualities. People just have a hard time finding their leadership qualities and […]

Take Action: Break the cycle of gun violence

November 6, 2014

By now you have probably seen Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori’s Call to Action on gun violence. If not, you will find it on the Episcopal Generations blog. In her statement, the Presiding Bishop asks members of the United States Episcopal Church to spread this message by all means of communication – social media, word-of-mouth, church […]

Se aceptan ahora las nominaciones para equipos de planificación para el Evento de la Juventud Episcopal 2014

November 6, 2014

Se están aceptando ahora las nominaciones para servir en el Equipo de planificación de la Misión del Evento de la Juventud Episcopal, (por su sigla en inglés, EYE2014) las nominaciones se aceptaran hasta el 16 de febrero. Los formularios de nominaciones están disponibles aquí: http://www.episcopalchurch.org/es/page/evento-juvenil-episcopal-2014. EYE 2014 atrae a cientos de jóvenes de toda la […]

February 17 is Episcopal Relief & Development Sunday

November 6, 2014

The first Sunday in Lent is Episcopal Relief & Development Sunday. This event – and others like them – offer perfect opportunities for youth to build their community leadership skills. Episcopal Relief & Development offers support materials, including: a https://www.episcopalrelief.org/ to help participating churches plan for this special Sunday,  Stories, photos and https://www.episcopalrelief.org/ that illustrate the organization’s work, and other Lenten materials […]

Discerning a call to the EYE 2014 Mission Planning Team?

November 6, 2014

From time to time I welcome guest bloggers to EpiscoYouth. This week, the Rev. Abigail Moon of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Tallahassee, FL, writes about her experiences as a member of the EYE 2011 team. My name is Abi Moon and I want to share with you my experience at the Episcopal Youth Event […]

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Bronwyn Clark Skov

Officer for Youth Ministry