Sunday • April 12th
Diocesan House Staffing Updates
Retirement of the Rev'd Michael Singer

After many years of serving in parishes throughout the Diocese of East Carolina and most recently in the role of Interim Transition Officer at Diocesan House, the Rev'd Michael Singer has begun retirement as of April 1.

We offer our thanksgiving for Michael's diligent work and thoughtful spirit as he enters this new season.
The Rev'd Molly Roberts to Join Diocesan Staff

We're excited to share that the Rev'd Mollie Roberts will be joining the staff of Diocesan House and serving in the role of Canon for Diocesan Life and Leadership starting on May 1st.

If you didn't see this exciting news last week on social media, you can still read the full announcement here .
Life in the Diocese Amid Coronavirus
Over the last couple of weeks, the Coronavirus Updates & Resources page on our website has been populated and updated regularly. While there are links to sources pertaining to COVID-19 itself, the bulk of the content is more practical. This page is also designed to be a hub of information that is specific to East Carolina. This is a small sampling of things you may wish to check out:

  • Bishop Skirving's public letters & video reflections
  • List of upcoming online worship offerings around the diocese
  • Status of upcoming diocesan events
  • Faith formation resources for families & young adults
  • Tutorials for getting started with Zoom & Facebook Live
  • "Triduum Under Quarantine" resources from Virginia Theological Seminary
Keeping Your Community Safe Online

As we continue to wade deeper into the online meeting world as our time distancing from one another lengthens. Please check out the following resources from eFormation at Virginia Seminary. These tools are meant to help you create a safe space for anyone or group actively using online technology to meet for worship, Bible study, fellowship, or a meeting through your parish.

Home Worship: The Three Days

This worship resource for Holy Week is fresh off the press and has been created by some of our East Carolina clergy. They're offering it for distribution so that it may be freely used throughout the diocese.

Click here to view & download.
Resources & Events for Ministry & Faith Formation
Young people from around the diocese is grades 6th - 12th are invited to join the East Carolina Youth Council for Night Prayer on Saturday, April 4th at 8:30 PM. Please use this link to register. Registration is needed in order to receive the ZOOM link for worship!

  • Schedule of upcoming youth events
  • Resources for lent
  • Continuing education resources
Click here to view a full list of all youth ministry events in 2020.
Open Positions Around the Diocese
Click here to view & download the 2020 cycle of prayer.
Click here to learn about events going on in parishes and in communities around the diocese.
News to Share?
Contact Lindsey Harts if you have news, notes, or stories you would like to share with the people of the diocese.
For news regarding the wider Church, check out the Episcopal News Service and Anglican News Service websites by clicking the icons to the right:

News & Notes:   Lindsey Harts

To Schedule a Meeting at Diocesan House:

Youth, Young Adult, or Campus Ministry
News and Updates: Emily Gowdy Canady

Spanish Language Ministries: The Rev'd Fred Clarkson

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