Sunday • January 26th
For those who would like to learn more about Invite Welcome Connect and won't be in attendance at Diocesan Convention, this workshop led by Mary Parmer on Saturday, February 8th is a great opportunity. It will be hosted at Christ Church, New Bern (320 Pollock St. New Bern, NC 28560) from 9:30am to 3:30pm.

We invite parishes to bring a team with them to the workshop to learn about this vital ministry and how it can be implemented in each parish context. Click here to learn more and register to attend.
Nominations for the 137th Convention

Nominations are invited and will be uploaded to the website as they are received between now and January 31st. Those received after January 31st will be added to the ballot at Convention. All details pertaining to nominations and how to complete submissions can be found by clicking here.
Young People at Convention

An email has been sent out to all clergy, wardens, and youth ministry teams that highlighted the many opportunities for young people to participate in our upcoming Diocesan Convention. If you have not yet read it, you may do so here.
All other info pertaining to Convention can be found by using the quick links below:
Remaining Pre-Convention Deanery Meetings

  • Trinity: Tuesday, January 21 - 6:30 PM - St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 800 Rountree Ave, Kinston, NC
  • Albemarle: Sunday, January 26 - 3:00 PM - St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 101 West Gale Street, Edenton, NC
Clergy Transitions
The Rev'd Michelle Bullock
Rector at St. Peter's by the Sea, Swansboro

Michelle's first day serving at St. Peter's by the Sea was January 1st.

Click here to read more.
The Rev'd Nancy Jose
Interim Rector at Holy Cross, Wilmington

Nancy's first day serving at Holy Cross was January 1st.
The Rev'd Daniel Cenci
Rector at Christ Church, Elizabeth City

Daniel's first Sunday serving at Christ Church was December 8th.
The Rev'd Pierce Klemmt
Interim Rector at St. James, Wilmington

Pierce's first Sunday serving at St. James was January 1st.

Click here to read more.
Around the Diocese
Absalom Jones Service

This year's Absalom Jones Celebration will take place at St. Mark's, Wilmington on February 16th at 4pm. All are welcome to attend.

St. Mark's Episcopal Church
600 Grace St.
Wilmington, NC 28401

Click here to view the event flyer and learn more.
Auditors of East Carolina

Over the course of the next few weeks, we'll be highlighting auditors from around the diocese. This will provide an opportunity to share a bit about each individual so that those who are seeking the assistance of an auditor in their parish will have a growing list of wonderful candidates to choose from.

Today Rusty Boltz is being featured. His biography and contact info can be found here.
Resources & Events for
 Ministry & Faith Formation
Camp Trinity
Camp Trinity Registration
Those interested in registering youth for programs at Camp Trinity may do so here.
Camp Staff Registration
Those interested in applying for staff positions at Camp Trinity may do so here.
Upcoming Youth & Young Adult Events
Happening 75

Happening 75 will take place at Trinity Center from March 6th through 8th . All registration info can be found here .
New Beginnings 55

New Beginnings 55 will take place at Trinity Center from March 27th through 29th . Team and participant registration info can be found here .
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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