Abide in Me

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Saturday, June 3, 2017
TMI - The Episcopal School of Texas


Including the Investiture of the Right Reverend David M. Reed as the 10th Bishop of West Texas

The service will begin at 2:00 p.m. All are invited, whether attending the full day or not. Clergy will vest, red stoles, please.


A Day of Renewal

  • Looking again - as individuals and worshipping communities - at the resources and opportunities God has placed before us in our own time.
  • Asking what is God up to in our congregations? What vision is God setting before us and beckoning us to see?
  • Acknowledging that God has already given us everything we need to help bring about God's Kingdom right here and right now.

Tentative Workshops

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

  • Small Church, Big Mission part 2 - working from strengths
  • Stewardship - a spiritual matter
  • Using Social Media - reaching people where they are
  • Discipleship Formation - making room for young adult leadership
  • World Mission - a visit with Bishop Nathan
  • Military Ministry - how to engage your community
  • Prison Ministry - brothers and sisters in Christ
  • The Church Office - for vestries and financial officers
  • Evangelism - Invite-Welcome-Connect