Bishop Lillibridge’s 2016 Council Address

Bishop Lillibridge delivered his annual address to the 112th Diocesan Council, held in McAllen, on Saturday, February 19. In his address, Lillibridge called for the election of a bishop suffragan, to be held at next year’s Diocesan Council on February 25, 2017, in Corpus Christi. Bishop Lillibridge’s Address – Diocesan Council 2016 from Episcopal DioceseContinue reading “Bishop Lillibridge’s 2016 Council Address”

Camps and Conferences Report

Rob Watson, Meredith Rogers, and Johnson Jeffers shared some of the life-changing camping opportunities that we have to offer in our Diocese: Camp Capers, Mustang Island, and Duncan Park. Improvements in the amenities at each of our camps has been made possibly due to the generosity of time, talent, and treasure from the people of the Diocese.Continue reading “Camps and Conferences Report”

“Joy” Introduction by Bishop Lillibridge

Bishop Gary Lillibridge introduced the diocesan theme for 2016, “The joy of the Lord is your strength” (Nehemiah 8:10) and gave some remarks on “joy” and what makes God joyful. Diocesan Council was then invited to engage in the first Bible study with questions on “joy.” You can find the questions on the Go GreenContinue reading ““Joy” Introduction by Bishop Lillibridge”

Invitation to Council 2016

From our own “stand-up” comics, the Revs. Ripp Hardaway and Scott Brown. Invitation to Council 2016 – St. Alban’s Harlingen from Episcopal Diocese of West Texas on Vimeo. The Rev. Ripp Hardaway passes the baton to the Rev. Scott Brown to host Diocesan Council 2016, in quite a hilarious manner. Friday, February 27, 2015.