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”

Have banner? Will travel (to PREcouncil.)

Highlighting the theatrical setting of Selena Auditorium, planners will be pre-hanging the banners from rigging above the stage providing a beautiful backdrop for our worship on Thursday evening of Council.  Please bring your congregation’s banner early to one of the PreCouncil meetings in January.  Diocesan staff will deliver them to Council.  No stands will beContinue reading “Have banner? Will travel (to PREcouncil.)”

Where in the world are Pre-Council meetings?

Look no further! Our seven convocational meetings are listed on the Pre-Council page at http://www.Council-dwtx.org. Meetings are during the 3rd full week in January: Sunday, January 20, Valley and Southern Tuesday, January 22, Eastern and Western Thursday, January 24, Northern and Northeastern Sunday, January 27, Central Pre-council meetings are essential to a delegate’s preparation forContinue reading “Where in the world are Pre-Council meetings?”

Pre-council meetings begin next week!

It’s here already.  Between Thursday, January 19 and Sunday, January 29 the bishops and staff will visit all seven convocations in preparation for Council.  Click here for the Pre-council webpage to determine when your convocation is meeting. A special note to those who will journey to Victoria for the Eastern Convocation Pre-council Meeting next Thursday,Continue reading “Pre-council meetings begin next week!”

Council 2012, let the planning begin!

Council 2012 will be February 16 – 18, 2012 at the McAllen Convention Center.  Council-dwtx.org updates have started, although “tentative” is often the catch phrase, you will find new information in many of the areas including: The tentative Agenda Tentative Pre-council dates (locations have not been confirmed) Tentative Council fees on the Registration page ThursdayContinue reading “Council 2012, let the planning begin!”

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”