Sunday, May 12, 2013
Mother’s Day is a special time of the year. I give
thanks for my own mother, who brought me into this world and raised
me, along with some help from Dad, of course! This year, however,
Thursday, January 12, 2012
A message from the Rt. Rev. Jean Zaché Duracin, Bishop of the
Episcopal Diocese of Haiti. Bishop Duracin's original note in
French is included at the end.Today we commemorate the second
Friday, July 22, 2011
This post is excerpted from reflections by the Rt. Rev. Bismark
Avokaya, Bishop of the Diocese of Mundri, on South Sudan’s July 9
independence.We are enormously grateful to God for his gracious
Tuesday, June 15, 2010
This guest post is the third in a series by Episcopal Relief &
Development Volunteer Network members. Michelle Boomgaard, Seminary
Coordinator at Yale’s Berkeley Divinity School, poses...
Friday, May 7, 2010
Mothers' Union members in Zambia help launch the Episcopal Relief
& Development NetsforLife® program partnership for malaria
prevention. Photo courtesy of Harvey Wang.As Mother’s Day
approaches, I am...
Monday, March 22, 2010
Episcopal Relief & Development recently led a study mission to
Zambia, southern Africa. I’ve asked Diane Posnak, one of the
participants, to share some of the experiences our group had while
Wednesday, July 8, 2009
Each morning, while my daughter is still asleep in the early hours
of Anaheim’s sunshine here at the Episcopal Church’s General
Convention, I am leafing through Lifting Women’s Voices: Prayers...
Friday, February 27, 2009
I don’t know about you, but I have quite a number of “Satans” with
which I struggle. Like Saint Paul, I often find I am consumed by my
own failings or, more often, too quick to indulge in...
Monday, January 5, 2009
Last week I reflected on the power of hope in our lives. Today, as
I watch the news from Gaza and the Land so many of us call Holy, we
all need to reinforce that hope with prayer.Sitting beside my...