Nominations by the Bishop

Committees and Commissions, Confirmed by Council 2020 Use the audio player below to listen to Committee and Commission nominations by the Rt. Rev. David Reed, confirmed by Council 2020. Commission on Ministry The Rev. James Friedel, Chair St. Peter’s, Rockport The Rev. Mike Besson,, Ex-Officio DWTX The Rev. Chris Caddell Holy Spirit, Dripping Springs The Rev.Continue reading “Nominations by the Bishop”

Pre-Council 2020 Recap and Final Deadlines

As the Rt. Rev. David Reed shared at each Pre-Council Convocational Meeting, “We don’t host Council for the sake of hosting Council, we do it for the sake of strengthening the mission and ministry of the churches of our diocese.” During these meetings, Bishop Reed and diocesan staff introduced items that will come before DiocesanContinue reading “Pre-Council 2020 Recap and Final Deadlines”

Council 2018 Website

Is open for business! The 114th Diocesan Council will be held February 22 – 24, 2018 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton San Marcos Hotel and Conference Center.  For the first time three churches are coming together to serve as your hosts: Church of the Resurrection, Windcrest; St. Andrew’s, Seguin; and St. Margaret’s, San Antonio. Continue reading “Council 2018 Website”

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,, is now being updated as new information becomes available.  Of current interest are the following pages: Hotel – “Episcopal Diocesan Council Meeting” has a block ofContinue reading “Council 2017 Website Ready for Business”

Agenda – Hotels – PreCouncil – Nominations

New Agenda Details – Banquet on Thursday, Worship on Friday The St. Alban’s, Harlingen host committee is hard at work in hopes of making this the best Council ever.  And their favorite idea for Council is to begin with a party!  The Agenda of Events now reflects some of their personal touches.  With the BanquetContinue reading “Agenda – Hotels – PreCouncil – Nominations”

Council 2014 – Open for Business

Not quite “Next Year”, but the planning is well underway.  Council 2014 will return to the Embassy Suites Hotel, Spa and Conference Center at 1001 E. McCarty Lane, San Marcos, TX.  Point of reference, right next door to Tangers Outlets!  For those who attended Council 2011, you’ll remember we arrived on Thursday morning and didn’tContinue reading “Council 2014 – Open for Business”

Nominees for Election at Council 2012 Online

The official Report of the Diocesan Nominating Committee to the 108th Annual Diocesan Council has been posted online.  To see the potential nominees who have allowed their names to be place on the ballot visit each of the related webpages below or on the left-hand navigation.  Each page contains: The number of people to beContinue reading “Nominees for Election at Council 2012 Online”

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””