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EVANGELISM

This gathering, which will feature a Q&A with Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, will occur in tandem with the larger and multi-faceted Rooted in Jesus conference, which itself has an Evangelism Track.
FEATURES & HEADLINES
Province I of The Episcopal Church, which comprises the Episcopal dioceses in New England – Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Western Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut – is seeking a half-time Province I Coordinator.

Age Well, the leading expert and advocate for the aging population of Northwestern Vermont, has reported an urgent need for Meals on Wheels volunteers in Chittenden County, especially in the Burlington area.

The season of Advent invites us to be alert to the voices of God’s justice: out of darkness and pain, they bring life and hope for the most vulnerable and for us.

Sudan Communion Prayer Group (SCPG) at Christ Episcopal Church, Montpelier has partnered with crowdfunding organization GlobalGiving to raise funds to help with flood recovery in Akobo Diocese, South Sudan.

In fall 2020, the Rev. Kim Hardy and the Rev. Dr. Fred Moser will again lead an annual pilgrimage to Ireland with their extraordinary guides.


CRISTOSAL
EVENTS: NEW & FEATURED
EVENTS: REMINDERS
BISHOP SHANNON'S VISITATION SCHEDULE
The Bishop's visitation schedule is subject to change.
Visit the Bishop's Page for the latest updates.

  • January 12 - St. Stephen’s, Middlebury
  • January 19 - St. Paul’s, White River Junction
  • January 26 - St. Paul’s, Wells
  • February 2 - St. Matthew’s, Enosburg Falls
  • February 16 - St. James, Essex
  • March 1 - St. Mary’s in the Mountains, Wilmington
  • March 8 - Trinity, Shelburne
  • April 5 - St. Peters, Lyndonville
  • May 3 - Church of the Good Shepherd, Barre
  • May 10 - All Saints, South Burlington
  • May 17 - Holy Trinity, Swanton
  • May 24 - Grace Church, Sheldon
  • May 31 - St. John’s in the Mountains, Stowe
  • June 7 - Trinity, Rutland
  • June 11 - St. Barnabas, Norwich
  • June 14 - Christ Church, Montpelier
  • June 21 - St. Martin’s, Fairlee
  • June 28 - St. Paul’s, Windsor
  • July 12 - St. Luke’s, St. Albans
EVENTS CALENDAR AT A GLANCE
(See the Diocesan Calendar for details.)

The first Wednesday of every other month at 6:15 p.m., Connections for Change dinner/discussion for anyone concerned about or struggling with substance use disorder. Church of the Good Shepherd, 39 Washington St., Barre.

December 19 from 12:15 to 1:00 p.m. free concert at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church 3 Main St., Middlebury, VT feat. Jack DesBois, basso.

December 21 Winter Solstice & Simple Supper event hosted by Anam Cara Sojourners & Holy Hikes-VT in St. Albans.

December 23 at 5:00 p.m. Wisdom Circle at Rock Point Center, Burlington, VT.

December 31 at 7:30 p.m. New Year's Concert, Bach Cello Suites at St. Michael's, Brattleboro.

January 1 at 3:00 p.m. New Year's Concert, Bach Cello Suites at St. Michael's, Brattleboro.

January 14 at 6:30 p.m., The Future of Social and Legal Policy in a Majority People of Color Country , Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Vermont Route 15, Jericho, VT.

January 21-24 Evangelism Matters Conference, Atlanta, GA.

January 21 at 6:30 p.m., The Difficult and Complex Conversation about Systemic Racism , Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Vermont Route 15, Jericho, VT.

January 30-February 1, Practices of Prayer, Worship, and Community , The University of the South, Sewanee, TN.

February 4 at 6:30 p.m., Racism and Migrant Justice , Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Vermont Route 15, Jericho, VT.

February 25 at 6:30 p.m., The Intersection of Race and Poverty , Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Vermont Route 15, Jericho, VT.

March 10 at 6:30 p.m., Let’s Talk About Reparations , Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Vermont Route 15, Jericho, VT.

March 12-15, Engaging the Enneagram as Wisdom Practice , Rock Point Center, Burlington, VT.

April 1 at 6:30 p.m., Civil Right and a Conservative Supreme Court , Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Vermont Route 15, Jericho, VT.

April 6 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. Taizé Evening Prayer at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 2 Cherry St., Burlington.

May 5 at 6:30 p.m., Being Native American in America , Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Vermont Route 15, Jericho, VT.

May 19 at 6:30 p.m., People of Chinese Descent in America , Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Vermont Route 15, Jericho, VT.

June 2 at 6:30 p.m., Where Do We Go from Here? A Conversation with Young People of Color , Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 273 Vermont Route 15, Jericho, VT.

June 7 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. Taizé Evening Prayer at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 2 Cherry St., Burlington.

August 2 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. Taizé Evening Prayer at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 2 Cherry St., Burlington.
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