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The Cross – August 2021

One-minute read. In this issue: Planned giving opportunities. How to keep the ministry strong during the “between times.” Brotherhood ministry with veterans & restorative justice efforts. Critical “what if” news from National President, Conrad Jones. Order information from our supply list.

New Spirit Update, August 19, 2021

In this issue: Responding to the earthquake in Haiti, a video introduction from Bishop Bruce, the Presiding Bishop on getting vaccinated, and much more!

Get nominated. Your help is needed in guiding the diocese

One-minute read. Have you considered volunteering your time and talents to serving the church in diocesan leadership (elected and/or appointed) and wondered what would be expected of you? How much time is involved?  Descriptions of all opportunities are available online.

New Spirit Update, August 5, 2021

In this issue: we’ve been gone for three weeks, so this has become a bumper catch-up issue, including the announcement of the Standing Committee’s selection of their candidate for bishop provisional, the installation of the Rev. James Harris, St. Paul’s calls new rector, and much, much, more!

Diakoneo Magazine August, 2021

Eight-minute read. The latest issue of Diakoneo, the magazine for deacons is available to read online.

The Cross – July 2021 Issue

One-minute read. The July edition of The Cross, the magazine of the Brotherhood of St. Andrew, a worldwide ministry to men and youth in the Episcopal and Anglican communion is available to read online.

Annual Diocesan Convention 2021

Registration is now open, and full details of the 132nd Annual Convention of The Diocese of West Missouri are available on the Convention website. We are open for nominations for Diocesan Council members and Standing Committee members. We are also ready to receive your reports and resolutions.

Website updates

One-minute read. Details of some administrative updates to the diocesan websites.

The Cross – June 2021 Issue

One-minute read. The June edition of The Cross, the magazine of the Brotherhood of St. Andrew, a worldwide ministry to men and youth in the Episcopal and Anglican communion is available to read online.

New Spirit Update, June 3, 2021

In this issue: Fr. Isaac Petty’s ordination, the Fall and Rise of St. Margaret’s, Bishop Marty on Memorial Day, and a whole lot more!

New Spirit Update, May 20, 2021

In this issue: In search of a new bishop, the Re-Dedication of St. James (with bonus baptisms), BKSM Graduations, Pentecost, and a whole lot more!

New Spirit Update, May 6, 2021

In this issue: Photos from the recent Area Confirmation services, Rogationtide, Thurgood Marshall’s Feast day, the 22nd Anniversary of Columbine, and a whole lot more!

Diakoneo Magazine May, 2021

Eight-minute read. The latest issue of Diakoneo, the magazine for deacons is available to read online.

New Spirit Update, April 22, 2021

In this issue: Find out about our two new deacons, plus pictures from their ordinations, Hope & Faith in a time of Discouragement, and a whole lot more!

New Spirit Update, March 18, 2021

In this issue: Bishop Marty celebrates ten years of ordained ministry as the eighth bishop of West Missouri, A generous donation to ‘Everything Holy,’ Lots about Holy Week, we need your help with the Easter Vigil, and more!

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