Episcopal Relief & Development

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 - 16:44

Episcopal Relief & Development yesterday published their 2012 Annual Summary. When you have a free moment, click the picture at right to take a look at it. The Annual Summary is not only beautiful but is an important reminder of the critical...

Monday, August 12, 2013 - 19:37

Below you will find an excerpts from an interview with Elizabeth Heenan, Volunteer Coordinator for Hurricane Sandy Response, which was recently published by Episcopal Relief & Development in their Lamplight newsletter. As part of the...

Thursday, April 11, 2013 - 12:57

Here in Minnesota we are caught in an April snowstorm that is predicted to drop 6+ inches of snow. A good day for reading. I received a timely email post yesterday from Cindy Coe’s blog titled Food & Faith book resources. In her blog post she...

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 18:09

Start a new Easter tradition! Join Episcopalians around the church this Easter in giving Gifts for Life. A project of Episcopal Relief & Development, Gifts for Life is a program in which even a $15 gift can transform the lives of those in need...

Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 15:17

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...

Friday, January 11, 2013 - 17:08

I got an email about this great project undertaken in partnership with Episcopal Relief and Development. These partnerships (with dioceses, churches, non-governmental organizations, donors and other people who support the alleviation of global...

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 19:26

I’ve just finished putting away my Christmas decorations so it’s difficult to believe that Lent is right around the corner. I receive emails from most major publishers with lists of Lenten activities and program ideas. Here are a few I’ve culled...

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 15:53

Episcopal Relief & Development’s tenth annual Lenten Meditations booklets are now available in English and Spanish.  PDF booklets and other Lenten resources can be found on Episcopal Relief & Development’s website at www.er-d.org/Lent, and...

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 - 14:00

What comes after “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday”? Giving Tuesday! Join the movement by making a donation to any of Episcopal Relief & Development’s featured funds, and as a special bonus, your gift will be matched — giving it double the...

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 20:44

Post-hurricane view from the rectory at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Oakland, Garrett County, the westernmost county of Maryland, where blizzard conditions dumped more than a foot of snow. (Photo from ENS) As we all know, Hurricane Sandy...