BISHOP CONSECRATION AND SEATING DETAILS
To view this past Monday’s detailed e-mail containing a list of Q & A and exact times of events and rehearsals, click here.
WEB VIEWING OPPORTUNITIES
Saturday, April 29, 11 a.m. (prelude 10:30 a.m.), live webcast of the Consecration and Ordination of The Rev. Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows as the 11th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Indianapolis.
Sunday, April 30, 10:30 a.m., Presiding Bishop The Most Reverend Michael Curry at St. David’s, Bean Blossom. WILL NOW BE OFFERED ON DELAY.
All webcasts will be archived to the website for later viewing, along with highlights of the Sunday Seating of the new bishop at Christ Church Cathedral. Watch the www.indydio.org homepage for the latest additions, links, or changes.
WE NEED THE NAMES OF BANNER BEARERS FOR THE ORDINATION
If you haven’t already done so, please get the name of your parish’s banner bearer to Peggy Allen or call her 812-239-6826.
THE SCHEDULE FOR ORDINATION AND CONSECRATION
Friday, April 28
Presiding Bishop Clergy Meeting and Luncheon, 10 a.m.–1 p.m. at St. Richard’s School. All priests and deacons are invited. Please RSVP here.
Media Event for PB and Bishop Elect 1 p.m.–1:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church sanctuary
Rehearsal, 4 p.m. at Clowes Memorial Hall (Co-consecrating bishops, bishops chaplains, deacons of the gospel and table, lectors, presenters, readers of testimonials, and presenters of gifts should be there. NO ONE ELSE PLEASE, unless directly invited.)
Consecration Choir Rehearsal , 7 p.m. – 9 p.m at Clowes
Women of Color Clergy Reception, 5 – 7 p.m., at Christ Church Cathedral (CCC)
Reception hosted by the Union of Black Episcopalians, 6:30 – 8 p.m., at CCC
Bishop’s Dinner (Bishops and spouses only), 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m., at Columbia Club
Saturday, April 29
Bishop’s Breakfast, (Bishops only), 8 a.m. at Clowes
Consecration Choir Rehearsal, 8:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. at Clowes
Ordination and Consecration. Plan to arrive early. Prelude at 10:30 a.m., then two processions before beginning the 11 a.m. liturgy at Clowes
Sunday, April 30
Presiding Bishop Sunday Visitation, 10:30 a.m., at St. David’s, Bean Blossom
(Coming from the north, SR 135 is closed just before St. David’s. Stay on 135 and take Railroad Rd. to SR 45 and turn left to St. David’s. Here is a map. )
Please carpool to St. David’s…parking is very limited!
Bishop’s Seating, 11 a.m., at Christ Church Cathedral, party to follow.
WAYNICK CENTER FOR YOUTH FORMATION AND CAMPING
At the request of Bishop Cate, in honor of her twenty years of service to the diocese, gifts are being collected for a Waycross project in support of youth ministry. Please click these two sites to see the details for the Waynick Center for Youth Formation and Camping.
THE BROTHERHOOD OF ST. ANDREW IS SEEKING AN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
The details and job description can be found at this link.
WAYCROSS NEWS AND YOUTH EVENTS
Join us at Waycross this spring & summer for one (or more!) of these upcoming events:
- Mother’s Day Lunch–May 14
Bring your mom to this long-standing Waycross Mother’s Day tradition. Join us for lunch and time in the peaceful outdoors. Travel back home with memories and a full stomach. See the menu for the event and register here. To reserve your spot, please register by May 6th.
- Women’s Week 2–July 9–13
This year, we are offering a second session of Women’s Week! We still have spots open for this session. Please note that childcare and day camp is not available for this second session. Learn more and register here.
- Summer Camp
We still have spots available in several of our summer camp sessions! We offer a variety of programs for youth in grades 1–12. Read a full description of all of our programs and register your camper here.
JOIN THE YOUTH STEERING COMMITTEE
Applications are now being accepted to join the Youth Steering Committee (YSC) for the 2017-18 school year. We are seeking both youth and adult members to join the YSC. Youth applicants must be in the second semester of 8th grade or older. Adult applicants must be at least 21 years of age and have current Safeguarding God’s Children training. Complete expectations, requirements, and an application are available here as a PDF. Applications should be sent to Victoria Hoppes by May 31. Submit applications via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or snail mail to: Victoria Hoppes, 7363 Bear Creek Road, Morgantown, IN 46160.
CALLING ALL DIOCESAN YOUTH
We are looking for youth from the Diocese to serve as Runners during this year’s Strawberry Festival at Christ Church Cathedral. Runners must be available to work in two-hour shifts on the day of the festival, Thursday, June 8. Youth Ministries will receive a donation for every shift we fill! Interested? Learn more by viewing this flyer and contact April Culbertson to sign up!
DIOCESAN CYCLE OF PRAYER
April 30–3 Easter–United Thank Offering Sunday
St. Philips, Indianapolis
The Rev. Michelle Roos, The Rev. Karen Sullivan, Deacon
FUTURE DIOCESAN EVENTS (New information in red.)
- April 29
Ordination/Consecration of the 11th Bishop at Clowes Memorial Hall, Butler University, Indianapolis at 11 a.m.
- April 30
Seating of the 11th Bishop of Indianapolis and Block Party, 11 a.m. at Christ Church Cathedral
- May 13
Episcopal Women’s Ministries Council at St. John’s, Lafayette, 10 a.m.
- June 3
COM Information Day at To Be Determined
- July 10-14
EYE at Edmond, OK
- September 29–October 1
Episcopal Women’s Ministries fall retreat at Waycross
- October 26–28
Diocesan Convention at Jeffersonville and New Albany
- November 17–19
Youth Fall Conference at Waycross
- July 5–13
General Convention at Austin, TX
- September 28–30
Episcopal Women’s Ministries fall retreat at Waycross