Evangelism and Neighborliness

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Stories From The Diocese

Evangelism and Neighborliness

An update from St. John the Divine, Springfield, recipient of a 2017 Pentecost Offering Grant.

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Hereford House Food Pantry

An update from the Hereford House Food Pantry of St. Andrew’s, Portland, recipient of a 2017 Pentecost Offering Grant.

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Holy Week 2018: Lessons from the Camino

I write these words in Holy Week as we Christians walk the way of the cross with Jesus. Life, I believe, is to be lived as a journey to God.

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2018 Pentecost Offering Grant Application

Now accepting applications for grants to be made from the 2018 Pentecost Offering for ministry that embodies one of the two expressions of the spirit of Pentecost: brick and mortar projects, and activities that empower Christians to be Jesus in the world.

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Becoming Beloved Community: From Reflection to Action

As we approach the end of Lent, our Labyrinth journey has given us truth to recognize and a dream to proclaim. Now, Becoming Beloved Community moves from discernment and reflection into concrete action.

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Becoming Beloved Community Week 4: Repairing the Breach

After focusing on our internal dynamics, it may be time to extend our work into the world. One way to do this is to partner with other individuals, agencies, ministries and groups that share our commitment to his work.

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Becoming Beloved Community: Lostness

In this first act of hospitality, I was being shown the way of love, and I recognized it as the way of Jesus. And so, I stepped into this community that became for me, beloved.

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Becoming Beloved Community Week 3: Practicing the Way of Love

The focus of our activities this week is to look at the way our communities are organized in their internal leadership and action, and start examining our common work through the lens of Becoming Beloved Community.

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Becoming Beloved Community Week 2: Proclaiming the Dream

Proclaiming the dream is a hope-filled reminder that our work around inclusion and justice is grounded in our understanding of God’s vision for God’s creation.

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The Great Litany

A brief overview of the history of revisions made to The Great Litany, frequently prayed during Lent.

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