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FROM THE BISHOP:Dear People of the Diocese of New Jersey, .
The Rt. Rev. William H. Stokes, D.D. XII Bishop of New Jersey
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Diocean Acolyte Festival
Feburary 10th 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The theme of this year’s Festival is the Light of the World… Learn more!
- Participate in a 2.5-day workshop retreat designed to improve our understanding of the sin of racism in our systems, communities, church, and country.
- Learn from a multi-racial team of expert trainers from The Peoples Institute for Survival and Beyond (PISAB) and from the experiences of the Anti-Racism Commission and of people of color from our own diocese, and
- Share this rare yet essential opportunity to talk about race and racism
Absalom Jones Service of Witness to Black Ministry
Celebrant: The Rt. Rev. William Stokes, D.D.
Preacher: The Rev. Dr. E. Roland Clemons
February 11, 2018, 3:00 p.m. Trinity Cathedral, Trenton, NJ
Sponsored by the Black Clergy Caucus and the Earl B. Scott Chapter of the Union of Black Episcopalians.
Save the Date!
NEW JERSEY COUNCIL OF CHURCHES
Opioids: The Next Step
Diocesan Convention – Save the Date!
The 234th Convention of the Diocese of New Jersey will take place on March 2-3, 2018 at the Crowne Plaza in Cherry Hill.
Book your accommodations: February 10, 2018
Register by February 19, 2018
Exhibitors register by February 19, 2018
Preconvention Hearings:January 30, 7 pm – Christ Church, Toms River January 31, 1:30 pm – St. Barnabas, Monmouth Junction January 31, 7 pm -Trinity Church, Princeton February 1, 7 pm – Grace Church, Plainfield Feburary 6, 7 pm – St. Luke’s, Gladstone February 8, 7 pm – St. Augustine’s, Asbury Park February 15, 1:30 pm – St. Stephen’s, Whiting February 15, 7 pm – St. Thomas, Glassboro February 20 7 pm – Christ Church, Somers Point
PART-TIME ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT POSITION St. Mary’s, Burlington part-time, permanent, Administrative Assistant, 15 hours per week position. Working days/hours would be Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mastery of word processing, publications and spreadsheets (specifically Microsoft Office programs) as well as familiarity with online forms of communication such as websites and other forms of social media required. Prior church administration experience desirable. Send a resume to The Rev. J. Connor Haynes by email or mail to 145 West Broad Street, Burlington, NJ 08016.
SEEKING INFORMATION ABOUT ELECTRONIC GIVING St. Francis, Dunellen, is exploring setting up an electronic giving system If your congregation is using such a system, please contact them with the following: Name and contact info of the service you use, fees/costs involved for parish and/or donor, rough percentage of households that use this option, pros and cons, anything else we should know.
SEEKING LEVAS II
St. Thomas’, Glassboro is looking to buy used copies of LEVAS II. Contact us if you have extra copies.