Convention a sign of connection

As I write this, we are fast approaching our diocesan convention. Convention mirrors the Anglican tradition’s basic approach to decision-making. That approach is an amalgam of hierarchy and democracy, which, de...

Consent agenda for 145th Annual Convention

The filing of a consent agenda before a legislative body is a practice of combining routine business and reports that require action into a single agenda item. All the business on a consent agenda is then appro...

2020 Budget

The 2020 budget was developed again this year with a focus on Becoming Beloved community. The Budget Committee continued to focus the budget application on these principals. The budget also aligns itself with t...

Liturgical Swap Meet

Do you have gently used vestments and altar linens collecting dust in the closet? Do you need new purple altar linens and just don’t have money in the budget? Could your church use another chalice? Good news...

Connect the Dots

A fun, new initiative to better connect Episcopalians in Southern Ohio Playing connect the dots is something we all did as kids. It was fun, relaxing and a great way to keep a kid busy. As adults, we often for...