Responding to Sandy
It’s been about two weeks since
“Superstorm Sandy” blasted New Jersey and New
York, and one week since the follow up nor’easter
added insult to injury to the people of the same
area. Now you may be wondering what can we do from
Central Pennsylvania? Read more here.
Invitation to Attend Fall
Harrisburg Convocation -
Thursday, Nov. 15, 7 p.m., Mt. Calvary, Camp Hill
Northern Tier Convocation - Wednesday, Nov.
28, 6 p.m., St. Paul's, Wellsboro
West Branch Convocation - Thursday, Nov.
29, 6:30 p.m., Church of Our Savior, Montoursville
Susquehanna Convocation - Tuesday, Dec. 4,
7 p.m., Christ Church, Berwick
Please read this letter
of invitation from the Congregational
WE Are the Diocese...
Read about new and exciting
things that make us proud to be the Episcopal
Church in Central Pennsylvania.
Did you know St. Benedict's is a
mission church of the diocese? They are located in
the Historic St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic
Church at 315 North Constitution Avenue, New
Freedom, and are part of the Southern Convocation.
Read more here.
Dates to Remember
- The deadline to return Fair
Share Pledge Commitments on the form (Nov. 15)
is incorrect. The correct deadline
is Nov. 30.
- Advent podcasts will be posted
on the diocesan website beginning Nov. 29.
- Convention Committee
nominations are due Feb. 1. For questions,
contact the Rev. Jennifer Looker.
- Clergy Conference dates: Feb
- Resolutions for Convention are
due Feb. 15. For questions, contact the Rev. Veronica
- Diocesan Convention is June 8.
- Bishop's Cup Golf Tournament is
June 17 at Iron Valley Golf Club.
Remember in Your Prayers
All those adversely affected
by Superstorm Sandy, especially our
seminarian, Betsy Ivey, who lives in lower
wife of The Rev. Canon Greg Hinton, who remains in
a rehab facility recovering from surgery.
Janice Pursel, the widow of The Rev. Canon
Robert Pursel, who continues a complex
rehabilitation following surgery.
Elaine Lovelace, wife of Canon
David Lovelace, who is recovering from surgery.
The complete diocesan
prayer list is available on the website.