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  • Epiphany Receives Jubilee Grant

    by Warren Dunning, Member, Epiphany Episcopal Church, Vacaville; Jubilee Ministry Officer, The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California Each year The Episcopal Church receives applications and awards grants to Jubilee Centers. Jubilee Centers are churches that are recognized and celebrated for engaging in outreach ministry activities and advocacy. There are currently nine Jubilee Centers in The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California, and over 600 throughout The Episcopal Church.

  • 2014 MDG Grant Process Now Open

    by the Rev. Lucretia Jevne, Chair of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California's Millennium Development Goals Committee, Priest in Partnership, St. Brigid's, Rio Vista Thanks to the generosity of the people of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California, 0.7% of our diocesan income is reserved for grants to congregations to help make poverty in the world a thing of the past, by supporting projects that fulfill the Millennium Development Goals (a full list of these goals appears at the e...

  • MDG Grants Available

    by Millennium Development Goal Committee The Millennium Development Goals Committee is pleased to announce the opportunity for congregations to apply for Millennium Development Goal grants again this year. The funds for these grants are available thanks to the generosity of the people of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California who have dedicated 0.7 percent of diocesan budget towards the Millennium Development Goals. These grants are available to help congregations work on projects aimed at...

  • Association for Episcopal Deacons

    by the Rev. Canon Tina Campbell, President of the Association for Episcopal Deacons  An association of persons and dioceses within the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Church in Canada whose mission is to increase participation and involvement of all baptized persons in Christ’s diaconal ministry, especially by promoting the diaconate as a full and equal order. (The above is the mission statement for the Association for Episcopal Deacons, AED.

  • Thinking about the religious life?

    ‘Consider your Call’ with the Community of St. Francis by St. Francis House The Community of St.

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