In and Around Our Diocese

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  • Ordinations: August and September 2016

    Please join us in prayer for these ordinands and for their ordinations that will take place in our diocese in August and September  AugustMara Arack, Calvin Stanley Cornils, Elizabeth Bates Gaines, Pamela Ann Gossard, Babette Florence Haggenjos, Patricia Ann Park, Anne Susan Pierson and Katherine Margaret Sefton will be ordained to the Sacred Order of Deacons on Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 11: 00 a.m. at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Sacramento.Anne Elizabeth Sutherland Cla...

  • Godly Play Children's Ministry Conference

    by Anne Clarke, Lifelong Christian Formation Coordinator, The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California On August 11-13, 2016, the Episcopal Church of the Incarnation in Santa Rosa, will host a Godly Play Training and Children’s Ministry Conference. There are scholarships and grants available to support congregations who want to bolster their Godly Play program, begin a Godly Play program or who want to explore or begin other forms of children’s ministry (regardless of the size and make-up of you...

  • Godly Play Conference, Grant Opportunity

    by Anne Clarke, Lifelong Christian Faith Formation Coordinator, The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California Some of us have used the language of Godly Play to tell the story of the Risen Christ during this Easter Season, a story which calls us to join disciples as they learn to “Know Jesus in a New Way.” My favorite moment of that story is when we’re invited into Thomas and the disciples’ doubt and wonder: "And why wouldn’t he have some doubt? Their minds were stretching, stretching to be big e...

  • Stop Hunger Now Packing Event 2016

    by Barbara Woolman, Member, St. Augustine of Canterbury Episcopal Church in Rocklin "Three different days and four different times to do something good!" said Jim Quinney, chair of the Stop Hunger Now Meal-Packing event.  A three-day, two-community meal-packing event is planned for March 11-13, 2016 at St. Augustine Episcopal Church in Rocklin.

  • Blue Christmas at All Saints' Sacramento

    by the Rev. Betsy Monnot, Co-Rector, All Saints' Episcopal Church, Sacramento A service of Blue Christmas will be held at All Saints' Episcopal Church in Sacramento on Sunday, December 13, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. Blue Christmas is a time to bring our whole selves and our whole lives into the presence of God, particularly those parts that make us sad, or “blue.” Whether it is the loss of a loved one, a change for the worse in health, or any difficult life situation, God longs to be with us and to let u...

  • Renewal of Ministry Celebration

    by St. John's, Petaluma Please join the people of St. John's Episcopal Church in Petaluma on Friday, February 13, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

  • Advent Retreat at Faith, Cameron Park

    by the Rev. Dr. Sean Cox, Rector, Faith, Cameron Park All are welcome to attend an Advent Retreat at Faith Episcopal Church in Cameron Park on Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 9:00 a.m.

  • Sierra Service Project Weekends 2015

    by Sierra Service Project This school year marks Sierra Service Project’s fifth year of offering Weekends of Service for local youth groups. Each weekend starts on Friday evening and ends on Sunday afternoon. Weekend projects range from full group community service activities to standard repair projects.

  • CDSP Celebrates Women and New Events

    by Church Divinity School of the Pacific (CDSP) Church Divinity School of the Pacific (CDSP) celebrates the establishment of the St. Margaret's Visiting Professorship of Women in Ministry on Thursday, November 6, 2014. The Rt.

  • Horn of Plenty Golf Fundraiser

    by St. Nicholas', Paradise St. Nicholas' Episcopal Church in Paradise is pleased to announce that their Second Annual Horn of Plenty Golf Fundraiser will take place on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the Tuscan Ridge Golf Club in Paradise.

  • Education for Ministry Training Recap

    by Sally Rooney, Education for Ministry Coordinator for the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California The recent Education for Ministry (EfM) Training was held at the Mercy Center Auburn from June 11-13, 2014. The group of 22 EfM Mentors were provided annual training in mentoring skills and practices. The theme this year was “Living Faithfully in a Multicultural Context.” Training was provided by three enthusiastic trainers: Dr.

  • 2014 Episcopal Youth Event (EYE14)

    The 2014 Episcopal Youth Event (EYE14) will be held July 9-13, 2014 at Villanova University in suburban Philadelphia, PA. The upcoming event marks the 12th EYE, which remains a popular and well-attended event. EYE14 is geared for youth in grades 9-12 during the 2013-2014 academic year and their adult leaders.

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