United Thank Offering

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 12:15

At the last General Convention, many of you asked if UTO was going to create another cross for purchase. The UTO Board and staff wanted to make a cross that would be meaningful, reminding us of our deep roots and our wide reach through the grant...

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 12:15

At the last General Convention, many of you asked if UTO was going to create another cross for purchase. The UTO Board and staff wanted to make a cross that would be meaningful, reminding us of our deep roots and our wide reach through the grant...

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 12:04

As we begin a new year, we wanted to take a moment to share with you a little bit about the Memorial Trust Fund. Many people wonder how UTO can give away 100 percent of what is collected in the Ingathering and still offer Blue Boxes and other...

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 12:04

As we begin a new year, we wanted to take a moment to share with you a little bit about the Memorial Trust Fund. Many people wonder how UTO can give away 100 percent of what is collected in the Ingathering and still offer Blue Boxes and other...

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 11:39

A year ago, I made a New Year’s resolution to write two thank you cards a week for 2017. One card would go to someone at work and the other to someone in my personal life simply to thank him or her for being in my life and in our community. I...

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 19:00

Welcome to the Good Book Club and the United Thank Offering (UTO) guide for your 14-week journey through Luke and Acts! UTO offers this booklet to support individuals and groups as they spend Lent and Easter reflecting on gratitude and mission as...

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 16:49

We are pleased to report that the building project for the girls’ dormitory at Hegongo Holy Cross School in Tanzania is ongoing and will hopefully be completed soon. All the money from the UTO grant has been spent, and more money has been raised to...

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 15:40

Last summer, I decided to change my morning meditations to include a Bible reading; one chapter of some other spiritual work; prayer, often contemplative; and thanksgivings accompanied by dropping coins or bills in my UTO Blue Box. I read only one...

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 15:30

I’m a millennial, and it seems that no matter where you turn these days, someone is talking about us; some good, some not so good. Our generation is often defined by its obsessions with social media, avocado toast, Harry Potter, and self-care. Even...

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 13:49

And the word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory. –John 1:14 Happy (liturgical) New Year! Advent and Christmas are my favorite seasons of the year and always have been. Some Episcopalians like to say that we are Easter...

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