Called to Serve through Council in Action

For 2015 Council in Action takes up the diocesan theme of Called to Serve by traveling to Honduras to help newborns. This year the Department of World Mission is collecting Mommy Kits for the Birthing Center in Siguatepeque, Honduras. In 2009 the Siguatepeque Birthing Center became a reality in this small town midway between Honduras’Continue reading “Called to Serve through Council in Action”

St Bartholomew’s, Corpus Christi needs your help. . .

. . . with Council in Action – Local Personal hygiene items for Metro Ministries Soap Toothbrush & toothpaste Washcloth (NOT a hand towel) Deodorant Comb Shampoo Tissues Hand Sanitizers You can bring a set of items in a gallon Ziploc bag or any quantity of individual items to create kits.  There will be aContinue reading “St Bartholomew’s, Corpus Christi needs your help. . .”

Diocesan Council in Action to benefit Frontera Unida and Casa Bethesda

The annual Council in Action (CIA) program seeks to live out in a small way the part of our mission that calls us to care for others in a material sense.  Our 2012 theme, “Abound in Hope,” asks us to strengthen our relationships and refresh our call to ministry to “Be Jesus’ Witnesses,” the CoreContinue reading “Diocesan Council in Action to benefit Frontera Unida and Casa Bethesda”

The Church News “Council edition”

The complete January/February 2011 Church News is available on the Church News page as a PDF file.  On pages 7 – 10 you will find four pages devoted to all the details of Council.  Of special note is the cover story Abide in Me III Moves to Council.  Our annual Abide in Me conference willContinue reading “The Church News “Council edition””

Pre-council Packets and Anglican Covenant

The Pre-Council page has been updated to include items distributed in the delegate packets including Nominations, Resolutions, Proposed Statement on Anglican Covenant, Council in Action poster and information, Council Live poster plus Mrs. Barrington visits Council flyer.  For your reading pleasure the Anglican Communion Covenant, Commentary on Section IV, and Supplemental information from Council 2010Continue reading “Pre-council Packets and Anglican Covenant”