Safe Church training June 1

In-person Safe Church training will be offered three times in 2019 at the Procter Center. The first date for the year is Saturday, June 1. Future dates will be Saturday, September 7, and Saturday, October 26. 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each date.

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Public Policy news alerts

Topics in the news this week include Plastic pollution, Ohio budget, the US Census, and the Environment.

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Author Reba Riley at St. Stephen's, Columbus

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church and University Center is both proud and privileged to be hosting OSU alum and author, Reba Riley, on Sunday, May 19.

Riley is author of  Post Traumatic Church Syndrome: One Woman’s Desperate, Funny, and Healing Journey to Explore 30 Religions by her 30th Birthday . The immensely humorous memoir takes place in various religious venues throughout Columbus, Ohio, even a drive-in movie theater!

Riley will preach at the 10:30 service, and an open Q & A forum with Riley will begin at 12 p.m. in Hobson Hall directly after the 10:30 service. All are welcome!
From the calendar

May 11: Convocation 2019
May 12: Dedication of Sycamore Commons
May 27: Diocesan office closed for Memorial Day
June 1: Safe Church training
June 1: Ordination of Deacons
Episcopal visitations

May 12
St. James, Zanesville (Price)
May 19
St. Timothy's, Cincinnati (Breidenthal)
St. Paul's, Logan & St. John's, Lancaster (Price)
May 26
St. Anne's, West Chester (Price)
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Music Live@Lunch in May

Music Live@Lunch, Christ Church Cathedral's weekly concert series, will feature the performers listed below in May. These free concerts are presented on Tuesdays at 12:10 p.m. Patrons may bring their own lunch or purchase lunch at the cathedral.

May 14: Harold Byers (violin) & Shiloh Roby (organ)
May 21: The Brussels Sprouts: R&B, jazz, rock, honky-tonk, and spirituals
May 28: Ricky Nye (piano): Jazz, blues, and boogie
Lost and Found: Catacoustic Consort at Christ Church...

Saturday, May 18, 7:30 p.m. The music world was jubilant when scholars recently discovered a lost set of Fantasias by the beloved Georg Philipp Telemann. For their first performance in the Midwest, Catacoustic will perform at Christ Church Cathedral.

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Christ Church Cathedral is located at 318 E. 4th Street (corner of Fourth and Sycamore) in downtown Cincinnati. For more information, call (513) 621.1817 or visit
Connecting with Procter Center
Procter Store in downtown London
Procter Store
Procter has opened a store front in Downtown London at 119 S. Main Street in the old Davis Seed Building. We will be selling our meat, eggs and produce. The store is set up as a co-op and several other farmers and artisans will be selling their things in the store as well. Store hours are Thursday and Friday, noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Stop by and see us!
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Procter Center is located at 11235 State Route 38 SE in London, Ohio. For more information, call 740.206.2036 or visit
Repeat announcements & events
Big Provinicial Gathering July 12-13
Lay positions
St. Alban's, Bexley

St. Anne's, West Chester

Trinity, Hamilton

Calvary, Cincinnati
Clergy positions

St. John's, Worthington

St. Andrew's Episcopal/Good Shepherd Lutheran, Washington CH
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