Disaster Chaplaincy training

Volunteer Disaster Chaplaincy Training The Sewanee Inn Sewanee, Tenn., Nov. 15-16, 2016 The Beecken Center of the School of Theology at the University of the South, in partnership with the National Disaster Interfaiths Network (NDIN), invites clergy and spi...

Called to mission with our neighbors

GEMN? When we told people we were going to the GEMN conference some looked at us with a quizzical look like “why would a clergy person be going to a jewelers’ convention?” Acronyms are great for those in the know, but otherwise they can be downright confusing....

Well done, good and faithful servant

Just as many of our congregations face reductions, it is with a heavy heart that Bishop Breidenthal has made the decision to reduce diocesan staff as well. The bishop announced July 15 that the position of Canon for Mission had been eliminated. The Rev. Anne R...

Celebrating 20 years of partnership

In 1996, the Diocese of Southern Ohio was invited to join a radical program after the end of the Cold War with Russia. Fueled by citizen diplomacy, Episcopal Churches across the United States were asked to support the burgeoning re-opening of Russian Orthodox ...

Christ is risen! Where is He now?

During this Eastertide I can’t help but reflect on our risen King and what it means for our world in the here and now. We live in a world full of ugly news brought to reality by ugly people – people that have lost sight of what it means to love our neighbor as...