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  • School for Deacons Inquirer’s Day 2016

    by the Ven. Cookie Clark, Archdeacon, The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California; Deacon, Epiphany Episcopal Church, Vacaville The School for Deacons Annual Inquirer’s Day 2016 is Saturday, March 12th from 7:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

  • Episcopal Relief & Development Sunday

    by Jane Snibbe, Diocesan Coordinator for Episcopal Relief & Development  Congregations in the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California will recognize the work of Episcopal Relief & Development on a special Sunday during Lent. Bishop Beisner has asked that we observe this Sunday on April 6th, the 5th Sunday of Lent. There are special bulletin inserts available at www.episcopalrelief.org/Lent/ which describe the work of the Episcopal Church in working with local partners to empower in...

  • Episcopal Community Services Grants

    Episcopal Community Services is pleased to announce the success of our 2013 Advent Appeal! by the Rev. Lucretia Jevne, President of Episcopal Community Services of Northern California Thanks to the generosity of you, the people in our diocese, we have raised about $6,500.00 towards our ministry development grant awards for this year.

  • So Much More Than Soup

    by the Ven. Cookie Clark, Archdeacon for The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California and Deacon at Epiphany, Vacaville Making soup for 30 - 40 people is less daunting than planning 300 dinners. For that reason, I signed-up to provide a soup lunch on the first Tuesday of the month at Epiphany, Vacaville.

  • Homeless and Hungry

    by the Rev. Dave Ferrell, deacon at Holy Trinity, Nevada City Thank you Lord, Thank you Lord, Thank you Lord, Amen. It is the prayer I offer before each meal for the homeless & hungry.

  • Incarnation Ecuador Experience

    by Daphne Vernon, Associate for Children and Youth at Church of the Incarnation, Santa Rosa We planned this trip with the intention of giving of ourselves. Having prior mission trip experience, I knew we would receive more than we could possibly imagine. After two years of planning and one year of fundraising, we were off to Ecuador to work with the organizations BECAS and To Give Hope.

  • Episcopal Community Services Grants

    by the Rev. Lucretia Jevne, Episcopal Community Services Board President  The mission of Episcopal Community Services of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California is to help local congregations develop programs to serve the children, the elderly, the poor and others in need. Episcopal Community Services, ECS, your diocesan partner for outreach and social service ministries, is thrilled to announce that this year we are giving out more than $46,000 in support of congregations in our dioce...

  • Deacon Dave

    Serving Community No Chore for Dave Ferrell by John R. Hart, The Union Because his small office doubles as a store room for donated food that the Rev. Deacon Dave Ferrell collects for hungry people, it becomes increasingly cramped as Christmas nears.

  • Virtual Food Drive

    What is a Virtual Food Drive? by River City Food Bank River City Food Bank’s Virtual Food Drive is the easiest, greenest way to help families, seniors, disabled people, veterans and others in need in our very own community. Help us raise $10,000 by Dec.

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