Kristin White Appointed Canon to the Ordinary for Congregational Development and Leadership
Dear ones, In May, I wrote to you to share my thinking about the ways my staff and I can best foster congregational vitality and support innovative ministry in our communities. To advance that work, I announced that I was opening a search for a canon to the ordinary for congregational development and leadership. Today I […]
Now Go!: Bishop Jennifer’s General Convention Sermon
Sermon Preached at the 79th General Convention of The Episcopal Church 12 July 2018 The Rt. Rev. Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows Bishop, Diocese of Indianapolis Good evening Saints! It is an honor to stand in this place and bring a word as we begin to close out our time at this 79th General Convention. We are at […]
Bishop Jennifer’s General Convention Wrap-Up
On the final day of the 79th General Convention, Bishop Jennifer reflected on the convention’s legislative work and other highlights. “Before we make the trek back, I want to let you know about some of the big pieces of legislation we have moved through,” she says.
Transform Our Lament and Heartbreak Into Hope
Bishop Jennifer offered the closing prayer at the Bishops United Against Gun Violence witness at the 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church on July 8: Gracious God, lover of souls, we stand before you in our pain and grief for those who have died by gun violence. We remember the dead whose names we know […]