In this Issue: Annual Convention update including convention training, resolutions, nominations, schedule, plus the presiding bishop nominating committee releases a churchwide survey, and lots more!
News Update 10-20-2022
When: November 4 – 5
Where: Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral, Kansas City. In person and Online
he 133rd Annual Convention of The Diocese of West Missouri commences with the Opening Eucharist at 7 p.m. on Friday, November 4, 2022. The convention business session starts with morning prayer at 8:30 a.m. of Saturday, November 5.
One-minute read. A rundown of the updates to the annual convention webpages and the diocesan administrative website that have taken place this week.
We are offering three sessions at various times to capture as many participants as possible. It is important that all convention delegates attend at least one training session. Please use this time to ask any questions you may have. You may attend more than one session.
When: October 25, 10 a.m. & 7 p.m. October 27, 7 p.m.
Where: Online Training Sessions via Zoom
One-minute read. On Thursday, October 13, 2022, Deacon Krista Heuett, was ordained into the Sacred Order of Priests in an ordination service held at All Saints Episcopal Church in Lansing, Michigan.
El Comité de Nominaciones del Obispo Presidente publica una encuesta para toda la Iglesia, en la que se solicita la participación antes del 31 de octubre
Two-minute read. El Comité Conjunto de Nominaciones de la Iglesia Episcopal para la Elección del Obispo Presidente invita a todos los episcopales a participar en una encuesta.
Two-minute read. The Episcopal Church Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop invites all Episcopalians to participate in a survey. The responses will help the committee develop a profile of the skills, qualities, and gifts the church seeks in its next presiding bishop, considering what the church and world may look like in the next decade.
Four-minute read. Read Twelve Baskets Full, The Episcopal Network for Stewardship’s latest monthly newsletter.
The Minimum Clergy Compensation and Health Plan Premium pages of the website have been updated for 2023. Links to these pages can be found in the HR section of the Documents page, or by following the links below.