Saturday, April 21, 2012
As Communications Officer for Episcopal Relief & Development,
I’m part of the Episcopal Communicators (EC) – an organization for
those who work in communications in the Episcopal
Church. I got to...
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
“In times like these we all need to keep moving.” - Mr.
PompeeMr. Pompee, age 72, was one of 66 individuals employed in an
Episcopal Relief & Development–supported employment project in
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
On this, the one-year anniversary of the devastating 7.0 earthquake
that struck Haiti the 12th of January 2010, the Episcopal Diocese
of Haiti reflects on one of the most difficult years in...
Friday, November 5, 2010
“As quick as the spread of cholera is the spread of panic that the
outbreak has created among those still living in the tent camps and
on the streets of Port-au-Prince and its surrounding areas.”-...
Wednesday, October 6, 2010
Words and actions can often seem hollow in the midst of extreme
tragedy. When images of orphans and vulnerable children flood
our television screens, when clean water and sanitation is absent
Thursday, July 22, 2010
Wednesday was a rich day filled with visits to communities engaged
in cash-for-work programs.One of the big challenges that
large-scale disasters bring is the breakdown of the routines of
Wednesday, July 21, 2010
I arrived mid-day yesterday in Port-au Prince with Abagail Nelson,
Senior Vice President of Programs at Episcopal Relief
& Development, to see our Haiti recovery program.
As we descended to the...
Friday, April 16, 2010
A family takes refuge in a tent camp in Port-au-Prince following
the January 12 earthquake. Courtesy of UN Photos/Sophia ParisLast
Sunday, the Second Sunday of Easter, I gave a sermon at the Church
Friday, January 15, 2010
Somehow, I went to bed on Tuesday night in denial. By
Wednesday morning that was over. I had that awful feeling in
the pit of my stomach. It was the same feeling I had after
the tsunami and the...