2020 Council Registration Opens

Council Registration is now open and will close Monday, February 10, 2020. All clergy, clergy spouses, delegates, alternates, visitors, childcare attendees, and exhibitors must register online to attend Diocesan Council. As part of registration for Council 2020, clergy and lay participants are required to select preferences for two workshop sessions, which will take place duringContinue reading “2020 Council Registration Opens”

Youth In Action 2019 – Registration Opens

Youth in Action 2019 has two main opportunities to serve this year: The Comfort House in McAllen – a nonprofit ministry providing end-of-life care to people no matter “their age, race, ethnicity, religion, social status, or ability to pay, taking care of loved ones as if they are their own.” Youth will help with outdoor paintingContinue reading “Youth In Action 2019 – Registration Opens”

Youth Commissioning

The Rt. Rev. Jennifer Brooke-Davidson, bishop suffragan, commissioned the “missioners,” all the youth gathered at Diocesan Council for the ninth year of Youth in Action. The youth began their weekend at St. Mark’s, San Marcos, on Friday, February 23, and were sent out with prayers and blessings on Saturday to assist two Head Start daycareContinue reading “Youth Commissioning”

YIA Hopping to Council

After inviting everyone to Youth In Action at each Pre-Council meeting, the Youth In Action planning team wants to “bug” you one more time about this unique opportunity for the youth of your church. This unique event is “hoppening” February 19 – 21, 2016. Online registration is still open through the Youth In Action page,Continue reading “YIA Hopping to Council”

Council Online Registration Opens

Registration is open for all attendee categories, and information pages can be found under the “Signup” section. Our registration process will be very similar to last year with three (3) primary registration forms plus two (2) for the Youth in Action event: Church Registration for Clergy, Delegates, Alternates ($155 fee) and Clergy Spouses ($110). IndividualContinue reading “Council Online Registration Opens”

Youth Band and Choir at Worship

Youth throughout the diocese are invited to join Diocesan Council, visiting bishops, and guests at the Council Eucharist on Saturday, February 28, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in San Marcos.  The Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, the Most Rev. Dr. Katharine Jefferts Schori, will be among theContinue reading “Youth Band and Choir at Worship”

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”

Youth in Action at Council 2014

The Youth In Action (YIA) event during Council is planned and “open for business.”  Headquarters will be at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 3039 Ranch Road 12, San Marcos, TX 78666. Primary Contacts for additional information are: Traci Maxwell, Youth Minister (Saint Stephen’s, Wimberley) at ststeveyouth@gmail.com OR Ben Nelson, rector (St. Mark’s, San Marcos) at ben.nelson@sanmarcosepiscopal.orgContinue reading “Youth in Action at Council 2014”