The newSpin newsletter, Nov. 1, 2010
Diocese of Bethlehem
On the feast of St. Simon and St. Jude ... A sermon preached at Diocesan House by Archdeacon Stringfellow. Read it here.
Happening #19 ... [From Kim Rowles] November 11-14 at Kirby House. Registration closes Nov. 7. More here.
United Thank Offering application process ... Info here. Jane Teter says the applications for UTO grants are due in the Bishop's office by Wednesday, December 15. Though applications are due in the UTO office at the end of January, Diocesan House needs time to process them and get them to the UTO office on time. Questions: Jane.
Congregational Development Grants Deadline ... [From Canon Jane Teter] Just a reminder that the absolute deadline for Congregational Development Grants applications is Monday, November 15. No applications will be accepted after that date.
RC Diocese of Scranton Bishop will preach at St. Luke's Scranton. You are invited. More here.
Centering Prayer Retreat at the Cathedral, Saturday, November 13, 9:00 to 3:00. More here.
Interfaith Thanksgiving Choir Festival ... On Sunday November 21 at 4:00 p.m., Trinity Easton will host choirs from churches, synagogues, and meeting places of various religious creeds for the 11th annual Easton area Interfaith Choral Festival of Thanksgiving. More info here.
News/Info/Commentary sources from The Diocese of Bethlehem ... •The newSpin blog •The Diobeth website. Enter your name and email address in the "Get Connected" box on the right hand side. You will find quite a few public news and info lists there. You are welcome to subscribe to any or all of them. "Bakery" is the diocesan interactive list. •Twitter
Diocesan Convention ... Read Bishop Paul's address to the 2010 Diocesan Convention here. Read Bishop Paul's sermon at the 2010 Diocesan Convention eucharist here. Read Andrew Gerns' story on small groups highlighting the work of the Spirit at Convention here.