Actions of the 143rd Annual Convention

Elections Elected by unanimous ballot: Budget Committee Cheryl Lyman, St. Philip’s, Columbus Diocesan Council, Clergy The Rev. Sallie Schisler, Christ Church, Ironton The Rev. AJ Stack, St. Peter’s, Gal...

A welcome from the Dean

Dear Friends in Christ, The Very Rev. Gail Greenwell It is my privilege to warmly welcome you to the city of Cincinnati for the 143rd Convention of the Diocese of Southern Ohio. Each year, the congregati...

Breakout sessions: Exodus Experiences

Spend time exploring the inspirational stories of Exodus experiences from people who have embraced the wilderness and are allowing God to lead them toward the Promised Land. Two session times will be held Fr...

Dinner in the neighborhood

And now, for something completely different – on Friday, instead of a banquet, we are encouraging people to get out into the neighborhood in small groups and have “Dinner in the Neighborhood.” In addition to a ...

Voting at convention

Voting for offices will be online, so voting clergy and certified delegates should plan to bring a laptop, tablet or smartphone. Links to our online voting site can be found on the convention website (https://d...

Nominations

Convention will elect several people to leadership positions in the diocese. Additional nominations are being received until October 31. A complete lineup of all nominees is listed on the convention website (ht...

Pushed and pulled by cloud and fire

As you know, we are working through the book of Exodus as a diocese. For many of us, myself included, this exploration is opening up the Bible in new ways, and helping us to see how the church’s mission arises ...