Bishop Reed’s Address to the 113th Diocesan Council from Episcopal Diocese of West Texas on Vimeo.
Hear the convening prayers on Saturday, February 25, delivered by Bishop David Reed.
The Committee on the Bishop’s Address adapted the Rt. Rev. David Reed’s address from earlier at Diocesan Council into the form of Prayers of the People. Listen to the Prayers in their entirety:
Chair of the Christian Formation Committee, Sarah Kates, who serves as the Director of Family Ministry for St. David’s, San Antonio, gave the annual report and said that the face of Christian Formation is changing. But she reminded Council and the diocesan family that the committee exists to serve as a resource. You can hearContinue reading “Christian Formation”
Dr. John Cooper introduced the next Headmaster of TMI – The Episcopal School of Texas, the Rev. Scott Brown, who will begin his ministry at TMI in March. Cooper officially retires as Headmaster at the end of the school year. Brown shared his excitement for his upcoming role, which will return him to TMI afterContinue reading “TMI – The Episcopal School of Texas”
Dan Butt gave an update on the Episcopal Church Foundation in West Texas. You can hear the full report here:
ABODE is Home: Contemplative Care for the Dying from Episcopal Diocese of West Texas on Vimeo.
Rob Watson, Director of Camps and Conferences, shared stories of how each of our camps and conference centers have touched the lives of those in our diocesan family, children who attend Good Samaritan Community Services, and the Wounded Warrior Project. It is through the support from our churches and members that we are able toContinue reading “Camps and Conferences Report”
The Rev. John Badders, chair of the Habitat Builders for West Texas, updated Council on the work of the task force. The diocese has been in relationship with Habitat for Humanity for over 25 years. In 2012, Bishop Lillibridge asked the diocese to build three Habitat homes in six years. Because of the generosity ofContinue reading “Habitat Builders for West Texas”
The Rt. Rev. Benito Juarez Martinez from the Diocese of Southeastern Mexico visited our Diocesan Council and offered his words of support and encouragement for our continued partnership. He brought “greetings that transcend our borders,” and celebrated the long years of continued friendship among the brothers and sisters in our two Diocese. Hear his fullContinue reading “The Rt. Rev. Benito Juarez Martinez”