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Refugee Community Center Creates Partners for Ministry

Though new U.S. policies are limiting the number of refugees entering into the country, the Refugee Community Center at Church of the Mediator in Allentown is still providing a vital ministry to the community. “The low admission cap for refugees, and even less funding, means there just aren’t the new arrivals we had become accustomed…

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Thanksgiving Message from Bishop Kevin

As I celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with my family, I have been reflecting on how spending the holidays with family can seem like a rerun of a special Thanksgiving episode of a TV series. Our families often have interesting characters that show up just around the holidays. We have difficult and uncomfortable conversations. And a…

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Kitch-Peck to Serve on Task Force to Study Sexism

Sophie Kitch-Peck, one of the diocese’s deputies to the 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church, has been appointed to the Task Force to Study Sexism in the Episcopal Church and Develop Anti-Sexism Training. This task force is an interim body, which helps carry out resolutions set forth by General Conventions between meetings. “I am excited…

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Calendar

Feb
28
Thu
9:30 am Clergy Day @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
Clergy Day @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
Feb 28 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
 
Apr
11
Thu
11:00 am Chrism Mass @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
Chrism Mass @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
Apr 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
At the service, Bishop Kevin will bless oil for each congregation in the diocese. The liturgical color for clergy vesting is white. Those who have leftover oils may bring them to the Chrism Mass.
Apr
26
Fri
6:30 pm Christophany Youth Retreat @ Bear Creek Camp
Christophany Youth Retreat @ Bear Creek Camp
Apr 26 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm
An event for Middle & High School Youth. Learn to overcome obstacles with God’s help. Challenge yourself. Connect with other youth. Make new friends. Enjoy just plain fun.    
Apr
29
Mon
all-day Planning for Wellness
Planning for Wellness
Apr 29 – Apr 30 all-day
This is a conference for Active Clergy participating in the Church Pension Fund’s Clergy Pension Plan and not yet receiving a retirement benefit from the plan. The conference will begin at with registration at 9...

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May
21
Tue
9:30 am Clergy Day @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
Clergy Day @ Cathedral Church of the Nativity
May 21 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
 
Oct
4
Fri
9:00 am 148th Convention @ Crowne Plaza
148th Convention @ Crowne Plaza
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm
Visit the webpage for more information.
Oct
28
Mon
4:00 pm Clergy Conference 2019 @ St. Francis Retreat House
Clergy Conference 2019 @ St. Francis Retreat House
Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm