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In The June 2019 Issue

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Bishop's Day at St. James Episcopal Church, Springfield

One-minute read. St. James Springfield, hosted the southern Bishop’s Day event on March 23 this year. Read More 

The Ordinations of Joseph Pierjok and James Yazell to the Diaconate

Five-minute read. On the afternoon of Sunday March 24, 2018, Joseph Pierjok and James Yazell were ordained into the diaconate at Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral, Kansas City, Missouri Read More 

Stop Human Trafficking and Abuse Event

Two-minute read. On Saturday March 30 a Stop Human trafficking and Abuse event was held at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Kansas City.  Read More 

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Latest Features

The varied work of the Commission on Ministry

Six-minute read. The Commission on Ministry (COM) is a key part of the leadership and ministry of our diocese. Fr. Bill Fasel explains what the Commission on Ministry does.  Read More 

Formed ... and Transformed

One-minute read. We all need the opportunity to be formed and transformed as Christians. The Christian Formation Commision is putting together tools to help us. Read More 

Spiritual Complacency

Three-minute read. Mike McDonnell argues that we are in danger of letting our complacency put our Christian heritage and our faith's future at risk. Read More 

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Evangelism

Epic Tales and the Diocesan Convention

8 minute read. What is an epic story? What makes an epic story epic? And how does that link to the Diocesan Convention? Read More 

Courses for Licensed Evangelism and Christian Formation Roles

5 minute read. The Bishop Kemper School for Ministry has put together courses to prepare potential licensees in Evangelism and Christian Formation. Read More 

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Christian Formation

Formed ... and Transformed

One-minute read. We all need the opportunity to be formed and transformed as Christians. The Christian Formation Commision is putting together tools to help us. Read More 

Worship Opportunities Are All Around Us

Eight-minute read. Part four on Deepening Your Relationship with God by Worshiping with Other Faiths. Read More 

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Discernment

The varied work of the Commission on Ministry

Six-minute read. The Commission on Ministry (COM) is a key part of the leadership and ministry of our diocese. Fr. Bill Fasel explains what the Commission on Ministry does.  Read More 

Discerning a Call: Deacons in Today's Church

10 minute read. What are deacons? What do they do? Where do they come from? And are you called to become a deacon?  Read More 

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Leadership

The Ordinations of Joseph Pierjok and James Yazell to the Diaconate

Five-minute read. On the afternoon of Sunday March 24, 2018, Joseph Pierjok and James Yazell were ordained into the diaconate at Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral, Kansas City, Missouri Read More 

Ordinations to the Priesthood at Christ Church, Springfield

On Saturday, May 18, 2019, Christ Episcopal Church Springfield hosted the Ordination to the Sacred Order of Priests of the Rev. Bradley A. Heuett and the Rev. Chandler C. Jackson III. Read More 

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Education

Seeing the Face of God in Each Other - South

Three-minute read. June saw the re-scheduling of the 'Seeing the Face of God in Each Other' workshops that were postponed due to bad weather earlier in the year.  Read More 

Unknowing Victims

10-minute read. Are you a victim? It's a crime that can be very hard for people to admit to being the victim of. For some it is because it is an embarrassing admission that they were duped, for others, it is because they don't even know that they are victims. Read More 

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Youth

Bishop's Ball and Youth Awards 2018

Five-minute read. Christ Episcopal Church Springfield hosted this year's Bishop's Ball on Saturday November 3. There was good food, awards, and dancing to be enjoyed. Read More 

New Regional Youth Ministry Coordinators

5 minute read. Meet our two new Regional Youth Coordinators, Krist Heuett and Meredith Seaton Read More 

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