The Collaborative Banner Unveiled

Needing a HandThere is work to be done in the Kingdom,This is easier said than done,But just like stained glass windows,Many pieces must point to the sun.With the eyes of our hearts enlightenedWe gather to strengthen our souls.We search for our own special missionMoving forward with each of our roles.As hands are painted with colorsContinue reading “The Collaborative Banner Unveiled”

Daily Devotions and the Bishop’s Youth Commission

Led by Meredith Rogers, the Youth Minister of St. Mark’s, San Antonio, as well as Mackenzie Alter from St. John’s, McAllen and Maddie Boutte from St. Helena’s, Boerne – both serving as youth members of their churches’ lay delegations to Council 2020. Meredith continues to report on the newly reconvened Bishop’s Youth Commission and WestContinue reading “Daily Devotions and the Bishop’s Youth Commission”

Council 2020 – Day Three

Welcome to Council 2020 – Day Three. Take a peek at what’s coming up today! Saturday | February 22, 2020 8:00 a.m. Friends of Bill Meeting (C101) 8:00 a.m. Childcare opens (Watergarden B) 9:00 a.m. Council reconvenes (Ex. Hall B) Daily Devotion Announcements Bishop’s Youth Commission Introduction Invitation to Council 2021 IONA Initiative Report Exec.Continue reading “Council 2020 – Day Three”

“The Ethics of Disagreeing: A Way of Being with One Another When We Disagree”

Dr. Scott Bader-Saye, Academic Dean andProfessor of Ethics and Moral Theology at Seminary of the Southwest, spoke at the Bishop’s Luncheon on Friday. He shared, “There are certainly things [we argue about], whether they are on the broad political spectrum or just things in your own parish that may not be at the level ofContinue reading ““The Ethics of Disagreeing: A Way of Being with One Another When We Disagree””

“We Will Remain United Through Christ”

Visiting Bishops from the Anglican Diocese of Southeastern Mexico The Rt. Rev. Benito Juarez-Martinez, Bishop of Southeastern Mexico, brought greetings to the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas on behalf of his churches, clergy, and parishioners. He shared how he had been blessed personally by the years of partnership and fellowship between the two dioceses, endingContinue reading ““We Will Remain United Through Christ””