Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese

Around the Diocese (below) is a listing of all upcoming events that are sponsored by the departments and ministries of the Diocese of West Texas. Online registration, if available, is noted.

Church Events

The Church Events page lists all upcoming events at our various churches, schools, and other agencies of interest. Contacts and links for more information are listed.

Monthly Calendar

The Monthly Calendar allows the viewer to see diocesan events during the specified month. A click on each event will lead to more information.

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Mid-Winter Camps I, II, and III
Camp Capers
Jan
uary 4-6, 11-13, and 18-20
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More information about Mid-Winter Camp sessions for youth (including rates, age-ranges, and packing lists) is available on the Camp Capers page.

The Order of the Daughters of the King® Winter Assembly
St. Philip's Episcopal Church (San Antonio, TX)
January 25 - 26
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Hosted by the Ethel Washington Chapter of the Order of the Daughters of the King, the 2019 Winter Assembly will explore topics of reconciliation and re-connection in our communities and in our congregations, with Guest Speaker Ora Houston, from St. James' Episcopal Church in Austin. Register online by clicking the green button above, or by printing and mailing this registration form (and informational flier) to the diocesan offices.

Crafts Retreat
Camp Capers
January 25 - 27
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Bring your craft projects, on-going or brand new, to Camp Capers and create together with others from around the diocese. Cost per person is $200, and registration is available through the green button above, through your Ultracamp account, or by emailing Camp Capers at camp.capers@dwtx.org. 

The 115th Diocesan Council
McAllen, Texas
February 21 - 23
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Council will convene at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at the McAllen Convention Center (700 Convention Center Blvd, 78501) and conclude at noon on Saturday, February 23. Council will be hosted by the Upper Valley Episcopal Churches: St. John's, McAllen; St. Peter & St. Paul, Mission; Grace, Weslaco; Trinity, Pharr and St. Matthew's, Edinburg. Registration will open on December 21, 2018. For more information, visit the council website.

Spring Women's Gathering - "Then and Now: Encounters with Jesus in the Gospel of John"
Camp Capers 
April 26 - 28
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The 2019 Spring Women’s Gathering at Camp Capers will feature the leadership of the Rt. Rev. Gary Lillibridge as we explore four women in the Gospel of John who impacted Jesus' life and ministry, and upon whom he had a profound impact: his mother, Mary; the Samaritan woman at the well; the woman who anoints him at a meal, Mary the sister of Lazarus and Martha; and the "apostle to the apostles," Mary Magdalene. Registration cost is $165 to stay in a cabin or $245 to stay in a lodge room (double occupancy). For more information, contact Marjorie George (marjorie.george@dwtx.org). Click here for printable event flyer.