February 2019 Disaster Preparedness Checklist: Scoping out the Neighborhood

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February 2019 Disaster Preparedness Checklist: Scoping out the Neighborhood

In the wake of the 2018 fire season, it is worth refreshing our plans and preparations for evacuation while pulling out an imaginary stopwatch.

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Living Out God’s Love for the World

The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry invites all Episcopalians to join together in observance of Episcopal Relief & Development Sunday on March 10, 2019.

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January 2019 Disaster Preparedness Checklist: Alerts and Warnings

Exploring our options for timely, relevant, and accurate warning systems related to a variety of natural disasters.

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The Episcopal Church Camp Fire Recovery Team

Last month, we watched in horror as our neighbors in Northern California experienced the most devastating wild fire in California history. Now churches in Oregon are stepping up to support the recovery effort.

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A Piñata with children surrounding it during a celebration of Las Posadas

Las Posadas: Welcoming the Holy Family

Learn about the Advent tradition of Las Posadas and join us for this celebration on December 8 at Trinity Cathedral, Portland.

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November 2018 Preparedness Checklist: What Do We Do When It Happens Someplace Else

This month we look at ways to respond to disasters that do not immediately impact our geographic communities.

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2018 Annual Ministry Reports

What’ve you been up to lately? The following reports were submitted by diocesan ministries regarding their activities in 2018.

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October 2018 Preparedness Checklist: Episcopal Asset Map

From our Disaster Preparedness Program coordinator Sheryl Gerety (sheryl.gerety@gmail.com): a monthly, seasonally appropriate checklist page to help us tackle preparing for a disaster in manageable steps. JOINING AND USING THE EPISCOPAL ASSET MAP Episcopal Relief and Development (ERD) […]

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Commission on Poverty and Homelessness Grants Awarded

The funds to support these grants are donated by individuals and parishes through the Convention Basket Raffle and the annual Thanksgiving Offering. Thank you to all whose generosity makes these grants possible!

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September 2018 Preparedness Checklist: Plan, Drill, Talk

From our Disaster Preparedness Program coordinator Sheryl Gerety: a monthly, seasonally appropriate checklist page to help us tackle preparing for a disaster in manageable steps.

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