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Volunteerism

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January 31, 2017

A medida que la Iglesia Episcopal relanza a los Voluntarios Episcopales en Misión, se invita a los candidatos adultos interesados ​​a considerar las oportunidades de compartir y aprender en lugares a lo largo de la Comunión Anglicana.

“Estamos relanzando este programa misionero existente...

January 31, 2017

As the Episcopal Church relaunches Episcopal Volunteers in Mission, interested adult candidates are invited to consider opportunities for sharing and learning in locales throughout the Anglican Communion.

“We are relaunching this long-standing missionary program to make people aware of...

June 28, 2016

The Rev. Betsy Randall baptizes a baby during a mission trip to All Saints Episcopal Church in rural Atlanta, Texas. Photo: Episcopal Diocese of Dallas

[Episcopal Diocese of Dallas] The Rev. Betsy Randall doesn’t invite the un-churched to worship or to hear her preach the Gospel....

May 31, 2015

Bags of garbage line the street for blocks and blocks around Braes Bayou in Southwest Houston. Photo/Carol E. Barnwell

[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] “I saw a lot of people with a light in their eyes,” said the Very Rev. Russ Oechsel, archdeacon for the Diocese of Texas. “They know God...

September 23, 2014

Two of the youngest volunteers load the bins with acorn squash during harvest at the Church of the Holy Cross, Redmond, Food Bank Farm in the Snohomish River Valley in western Washington. Photo: Dede Moore

[Episcopal Diocese of Olympia] The Food Bank Farm, a...

November 26, 2013

Parishioners at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in State College, Pennsylvania, prepare for the annual Thanksgiving Dinner. Photo: Sharon Rovansek

[Episcopal Diocese of Central Pennsylvania] The Community Café at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in State College,...

November 20, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island] At its monthly “Feed a Friend” dinner on Nov. 19, St. Augustine’s Church in Kingston fed 80 people, at least 40 of whom were current University of Rhode Island students. St. Augustine’s is located on the URI campus and started the “Feed a Friend Dinners” last...

October 2, 2013

Volunteers work at the Giving Fields, a local community garden.

[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] St. Stephen’s, Beaumont, left the pews on Sunday, Sept. 29, and took over the community, volunteering for non-profit organizations for their first “Service Sunday.” More...

July 28, 2013

[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] Every summer, Missionpalooza sends youth from around the Episcopal Diocese of Texas on a common mission trip. This year, the group of 185 youth made a repeat trip to Bastrop County, Texas where a devastating fire destroyed more than 1600 homes in 2011.

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April 22, 2009

This Sunday (April 26), members of Calvary Episcopal Church and Rodef Shalom Congregation in Pittsburgh together will serve their community on what they call "Mitzvah Day." The Hebrew word "mitzvah" means "good deed or being obedient to the law."

The volunteers will weed and plant...

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