October 1, 2019 Update: our Diocesan Profile is live! Visit the 11th Bishop of Oregon Search and Transition website to read it and view information on how to apply or nominate a prospective candidate.
We want to hear from you! The Diocesan Vision and Relocation Committee and the 11th Bishop of Oregon Search Committee invite you to attend one of the following diocesan-wide listening sessions:
- St. Luke’s, Grants Pass. August 10, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
- St. Barnabas, Portland. August 17, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
- Church of the Good Samaritan, Corvallis. August 17, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Each group will provide a short presentation on their work:
- The Vision Subcommittee will share a new mission statement, core values, proposed vision statement, and draft diocesan logos
- The Relocation Subcommittee will provide an update on the sale of The Bishop’s Close and relocation of the diocesan office
- The Search Committee will cover the timeline and a number of FAQs regarding the 11th Bishop of Oregon Search and Transition
These presentations will be followed by an opportunity for you, the people of the Diocese of Oregon, to ask questions and provide feedback in a variety of interactive activities and discussions.
For those unable to attend, the listening session will be filmed and shared online along with digital opportunities to provide input and commentary.