Prison Ministry Report

Prison Ministry Commission February 2015   The Prison Ministry Commission met five times during 2014.  During our meetings, topics related to the law, criminal justice, and prison ministry, and developments in the criminal justice system and the ministries of our members were discussed.  The meetings offered information for persons interested in entering ministry … [Read more...]

Education for Ministry (EfM)

EDUCATION FOR MINISTRY     Education for Ministry, fondly known as EfM, is a program of adult theological education at a distance. Developed and administered by the School of Theology at the University of the South, EfM gives participants the knowledge and confidence they need to carry out the ministries to which they are called as baptized members of … [Read more...]

Education for Ministry (EfM)

EDUCATION FOR MINISTRY     Education for Ministry, fondly known as EfM, is a program of adult theological education at a distance. Developed and administered by the School of Theology at the University of the South, EfM gives participants the knowledge and confidence they need to carry out the ministries to which they are called as baptized members of … [Read more...]

119th Diocesan Convention Rescheduled

Dear Lay and Clergy Deputies of the Diocese of Lexington, Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Having consulted with the clergy in charge of parishes, we are happy to announce that we will gather for the 119th Convention of the Diocese of Lexington at St. Michael's Church, Lexington on Saturday, March 28 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (at the … [Read more...]

Diocesan Convention Cancelled Due to Safety and Weather Concerns

So many in our region have been affected by our severe weather this week, and after consultation with people around the diocese, we have cancelled Diocesan Convention, which was scheduled for February 19-21 in Morehead, Kentucky.  There is work we need to do as a gathered body, and we are looking at scheduling a one-day convention in late March or April in order to accomplish … [Read more...]

COMPANION DIOCESE COMMITTEE ANNUAL REPORT

119th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Lexington Companion Diocese Committee COMPANION DIOCESE COMMITTEE ANNUAL REPORT                                                         COMPANIONS The Episcopal Diocese of Lexington and The Episcopal Diocese of Guatemala A Companion Relationship is a relationship between two dioceses with a mission that includes: • mutual … [Read more...]

Daughters of the King Report for 2015

Daughters of the King is an international order for women who are communicants of the Episcopal Church, churches in communion with it, or churches in the historic episcopate but not in communion with it. Daughters of the King currently includes women in the Anglican, Episcopal, Lutheran (ELCA), and Roman Catholic churches. Our vision as Daughters of the King is to know Jesus … [Read more...]

United Thank Offering

United Thank Offering Report for 2014 United Thank Offering (UTO) is a ministry of the Episcopal Church that provides a way for men, women, and children to give daily thanks to God. The mission of UTO is to “expand the circle of thankful people.” When we embrace the tradition of daily prayers, offerings, and thanksgiving for God’s abundant blessings, we make that mission … [Read more...]

St. Agnes’ House

St. Agnes’ House Report for 2015 Convention  Rejoice in hope, endure in suffering, persist in prayer. Contribute to the needs of the saints, pursue hospitality.   – Romans 12:12-13, New English Translation Every day in rural Kentucky: A young family man learns he has cancer and needs recurring treatments at Markey Cancer Center for months to come. He worries not only … [Read more...]

Reading Camp

Report to the 119th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Lexington Whom does Reading Camp serve? Reading Camp serves children like Jeff, Dustin, Danny and Layla, rising 3rd -45h graders who are identified by their teachers, guidance counselors and family resource center coordinators as struggling readers, at least one year behind in their reading skills. Here are their … [Read more...]