Dear Wardens and Treasurers,
Our next meeting is next week on Thursday, November 5, 6:30 - 8 PM. Our session will be filled with information and allow time for questions and discussion. Please take a look at the agenda below. We’ll make use of breakout sessions for more in-depth conversations. We hope that you will be able to “divide and conquer” by registering the up-to-three participants from your church in as many of the breakout session as possible.
Please register HERE by 5 PM Wednesday, November 4 to indicate the breakout session of your choice.
6:30 PM - Welcome, Reflection and Prayer - Canon Margo Peckham Clark
6:45 PM - Overview of the Diocese - Bishop Hughes
7:00 PM The Dream of God, Tithing, and Diocesan Pledge - Bishop Hughes
How are we called to steward our financial resources and the future of the church?
7:10 PM - Unique Needs of Pastoral Care of Clergy and Congregation this Holiday Season - Canon Margo Peckham Clark
Mental health issues have grown at a rapid pace since the start of the pandemic. The holidays are expected to raise levels of grief, depression, and anxiety. What resources do you need to prepare to support the pastoral needs in your parish and community?
7:20 PM - Keeping Churches Safe - Jim Caputo, Diocesan Property and Risk Manager
Was your safety plan completed? How can you get started on that now? What factors do you need to consider?
7:30 PM - Breakout Sessions focused on the three topics will allow time for questions and discussions about specific issues.
7:55 PM - Words to live by and closing prayer
Grace and peace,
After you submit this form, the link to join the Zoom session will be sent to the email address you provided.