Lynette Wilson

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Lynette Wilson is an editor/reporter for Episcopal News Service. ENS.

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November 24, 2014

On the first day of the Nov. 8-9 conference each woman was given two small squares of paper, one with an open eye and the other a closed eye. On the closed eye they were asked to list things, people, situations, in their communities...

October 9, 2014

Farmworkers wear long pants, sleeves and gloves to work in the fields partly to protect themselves from pesticide exposure. Photo: Lynette Wilson/ENS [Episcopal News Service – Newton Grove, North Carolina] On a rainy, humid mid-...

October 7, 2014

Bishops from Province IX spent Sept. 24-28 in the Philippines studying the church’s journey to financial self-sustainability in the local context. Photo: Lynette Wilson/ENS [Episcopal News Service – Manila, Philippines] In sewing...

October 6, 2014

Sixteen Young Adult Service Corps missionaries spent Oct. 2-4 in New York for the Episcopal Church program’s annual re-entry gathering. Photo: David Copley [Episcopal News Service] Serving abroad as a Young Adult Service Corps...

July 27, 2014

Lisbeth M. Meléndez Rivera, director of Latino/a and Catholic initiatives for the Washington, D.C.-based Human Rights Campaign, moderated a panel discussion following a showing of “Before God, We Are All Family,” a documentary film that...

July 14, 2014

[Episcopal News Service – San Salvador, El Salvador] Irene’s 13-year-old daughter disappeared leaving school on Feb. 15, 2012, in a gang-controlled municipality just northwest of San Salvador. The teen’s body was found two days later;...

July 7, 2014

Immigrants from Central America arrive at the local refugee center in McAllen. One is carrying travel information to where various relatives live in the United States. Photo: Trish Motheral [Episcopal News Service] Sixteen boys aged...

June 30, 2014

The Gospel Choir of the African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, performed during the June 29 opening Eucharist of the Union of Black Episcopalians 2014 Annual Conference. Photo: Lynette Wilson/ENS [...

June 12, 2014

Soacha is home to more than 45,000 internally displaced people. The Episcopal Diocese of Colombia has a church in Soacha that provides space and assistance to a women’s cooperative. Photo: Lynette Wilson /ENS [Episcopal News Service...

June 8, 2014

The Episcopal Diocese of Colombia recently met in convention and celebrated 50 years. Photo: Lynette Wilson/ENS [Episcopal News Service – Bogotá, Colombia] What began as an English-speaking chapel where British, Canadian and U.S....

May 22, 2014

A woman working in the pharmacy at Siempre Unidos in San Pedro Sula dispenses medications to a transgender woman. Photo: Lynette Wilson/ENS [Episcopal News Service – San Pedro Sula, Honduras] Some years ago a woman came to the Rev....

May 14, 2014

Fifty bishops and young adults, from 14 dioceses representing the Episcopal Church’s eight domestic provinces, gathered in Washington, D.C., May 12-14 for “Advocacy to Challenge Domestic Poverty,” a conference from an emerging generation...

May 11, 2014

Filipino survivors of human trafficking shared their stories during the May 10 Summit on Human Trafficking: Communities Mobilizing Against Modern Day Slavery in Queens, New York. Candice Sering, far right, chairperson for the New York...

May 7, 2014

Miriam Rivkin, a member of St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in DeLand, Florida, visited St. Mary’s Episcopal School in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, in March during a trip to explore potential partnerships. Photo: Lynette Wilson/ENS [...

May 6, 2014

Bishop Lloyd Allen confirmed 11 people and received 13 more into the Episcopal Church on March 9 at La Misión San José in El Cedral, Honduras. Photo: Lynette Wilson/ENS [Episcopal News Service] What does it mean to be the church in...

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