“Consider the Lilies, Birds, and All Things Divine – A Healing Mud”

The Rev. Becca Stevens’ Sermon from Council Eucharist The Rev. Becca Stevens, Chaplain of St. Augustine’s Episcopal Chapel at Vanderbilt University and the president of Thistle Farms, preached during Council Eucharist at the invitation of Bishop Reed. She shared, “To really see, to gain some insight, to take in what is around us, to beContinue reading ““Consider the Lilies, Birds, and All Things Divine – A Healing Mud””

Council Worship – Live at 5:30 p.m.

Join the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas Live for our Council 2020 Worship Service, streaming from Selena Auditorium at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi! Click the button above to watch the entire service from a live video feed directly from your Facebook and worship with us from afar at 5:30pm tonight, Thursday, FebruaryContinue reading “Council Worship – Live at 5:30 p.m.”

Council Eucharist Sermon, Bishop Lillibridge

Bishop Gary Lillibridge delivered the sermon during the 113th Diocesan Council Eucharist service on Thursday, February 23. After plenty of jokes and laughter, he focused on the diocesan theme: “Behold, I make all things new,” and he encouraged all to offer themselves for the sake of others and to become God’s partner in making thingsContinue reading “Council Eucharist Sermon, Bishop Lillibridge”

Council Theme – Introduction and Bible Study

Behold! God is at work. He has already overcome death, and we believe in his saving grace. We see a new horizon, whether this resembles a welcome small change in our lives worthy of praise or a grand movement proclaiming God’s kingdom here on Earth. God is making all things new, each and every day.Continue reading “Council Theme – Introduction and Bible Study”

Have banner? Will travel (to Discernment Forums)

Did you see the banner “wall” created by the Host Committee and displayed in Selena Auditorium during Eucharist at Council 2013?  Well, here it is! And this year, Council 2017 planners will be recreating this beautiful backdrop for our Worship on Thursday evening of Council, but we need your banner NOW! Please bring your congregation’sContinue reading “Have banner? Will travel (to Discernment Forums)”

Registration is Open Online

Online registration for Council 2015 to be held February 26 – 28 at the Embassy Suites and Convention Center in San Marcos is now available.  And this year the church with bragging rights of “first to register” goes to St. Andrew’s, Brackettville, followed closely by St. Matthew’s, Kenedy.  Registration will close on Friday, February 13,Continue reading “Registration is Open Online”