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Diocese Offers Divine Flowers Workshop

We are delighted to announce that, due to popular demand, we have expanded the capacity of the Divine Flowers event from 50 to 75 people. We are grateful to St. Mark’s for their willingness to increase space for the event. Registration is open again as of August 24, 2016, and we encourage you to register soon to ensure your spot.
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Stacking the Stands Seminar Presented September 15

A lecture and dialogue with one of America’s leading voices on youth and faith, Mark DeVries, will be hosted by Christ Church, Ponte Vedra, September 15 from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. There is a reception from 5 p.m. to 5:45 .pm. before the 6 p.m. lecture. Titled "Stacking the Stands," the seminar on parenting teenagers is sponsored and supported jointly by Christ Church, Ponte Vedra, and the Bishop's Institute of the Episcopal Diocese of Florida.
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Safety & Security Workshop

With recent safety concerns in churches around the globe, all parishes should have a representative attend the Safety & Security for Houses of Worship workshop on Friday, September 16, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Trinity Church, St. Augustine. The workshop is hosted by Trinity Church and The Bishop's Institute for Ministry and Leadership. It will be led by an organization called Training Force USA. The cost of the workshop is $125 per participant and is appropriate for lay leaders and clergy in all our churches.
information & registration here. >
 

Gulf Coast Episcopal Dioceses Respond to Severe Flooding

Episcopal Relief & Development is in contact with diocesan leaders along the Gulf Coast who are coordinating flood response efforts after several days of heavy rainfall across the region. According to FEMA, the slow-moving storm brought 10-20 inches of rain to Louisiana and the surrounding states beginning August 11, and flooding continues although the heaviest rain has moved on.
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Bishop's Institute Offers Bonhoeffer Workshops

The Bishop’s Institute for Ministry and Leadership invites you to attend its Dietrich Bonhoeffer weekend with renowned teacher and theologian Earl Palmer, September 23-25. The weekend will offer four in-depth workshops.
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Fall Clergy Conference Names Speaker

On October 17-18, The Rev. Dr. Jason Fout, Associate Professor of Anglican Theology and the Acting Dean of Bexley Seabury, will be the guest speaker and workshop leader at the Annual Fall Clergy Conference. The event will take place at the Episcopal Center at Camp Weed.
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2017 Diocesan Convention Dates Moved to March 24-25 in Jacksonville

The 174th Diocesan Convention will be held in Jacksonville March 24-25, 2017. The Right Reverend and Right Honourable Richard Chartres, Bishop of London, will give the keynote address to the assembly. Dates for nominations and resolutions and venue information will be announced soon.