Middle-school students from TMI – The Episcopal School of Texas spent a weekend in service Oct. 21-23 at Austin’s Community First Village, a program that aims to provide permanent housing for the chronically homeless in a tiny-home and mobile-home community on the city’s East Side.
Eight seniors at TMI – The Episcopal School of Texas were honored for their academic accomplishments by national recognition programs Oct. 21 during daily chapel.
Parishioners and friends of St. John's, New Braunfels, joined the Rev. Ripp Hardaway, rector, and both Bishops Lillibridge and Reed to break ground on a new education wing and other facility improvements on Wednesday, October 19. The new building, a $1.8 million project, will house space for offices and Sunday school, include two large gathering rooms for youth and other purposes, and space for a one-day preschool at St. John's.
Holy Spirit Episcopal Church and School, Dripping Springs, will break ground on its new Christian education building on Sunday, November 6, at 9:30 a.m., with a reception to follow. The Rt. Rev. Gary Lillibridge, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas, will be in attendance.
St. Philip's, Uvalde, celebrated 135 years the weekend of October 15-16, 2016, and together, the congregation gave thanks for all the many ways God has blessed their parish and community. Friends from near and far gathered for a celebratory dinner Saturday night, breakfast Sunday morning, and a vibrant church service with Bishop David Reed, who confirmed and received new members.
The 2016 Bishop's Golf Classic is only two weeks away on Friday, November 4, but there is still room for a few more teams who are ready to spend a fun day on the green representing the youth program at their church and helping raise money for the Camps Scholarship Fund. The Bishop's Golf Classic will be held at the Canyon Springs Golf Club in San Antonio.
The St. Luke's, San Antonio, community enthusiastically participated in Episcopal Schools Celebration Week earlier this month, proud to be one of the nearly 1,200 Episcopal schools and early childhood education programs throughout the Episcopal Church.
Camp Capers is pleased as punch to welcome Alida Garcia from Boerne as the new Camp Capers Program Director. Keep reading below to learn a little more about this dynamic addition to our year-round staff, and please help us welcome her to the Camp Capers family the next time you're on site.
Three students at TMI – The Episcopal School of Texas were recognized as September’s Middle School Servant Leaders of the Month on Friday, October 7, during daily chapel in the school’s All Saints Chapel.