Council 2017 Website Ready for Business

Diocesan Council 2017 will be held February 23 – 25, 2017 at the AmericanBank CENTER in Corpus Christi, and hosted by Church of the Good Shepherd.  The website, http://www.Council-dwtx.org, is now being updated as new information becomes available.  Of current interest are the following pages:

  • Hotel – “Episcopal Diocesan Council Meeting” has a block of 400 rooms for the Thursday and Friday nights of Council at the Omni Corpus Christi Hotel.  Please accurately anticipate your needs and make your reservations as early as possible.  Details for online or phone reservations are here.
  • Nominations – The 2017 Nominations Instruction Packet PDF format  has been sent by e-mail to churchofficelist on August 23, 2016 and is available here.  Nominations will be accepted through Nov. 1, 2016.
  • Bishop Suffragan Election – Information and timeline for the Bishop Suffragan Election to be held on the Saturday of Council is available here.
  • Discernment Forums (PreCouncil) – The Discernment Process for a new Bishop Suffragan includes three Forums that will replace the seven annual convocational Pre-council meetings for 2017. Dates, times and locations here. Please add this important event to your church calendar.