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GivingTuesday, A Global Generosity Movement | Dec 1, 2020

Since its inception in 2012, GivingTuesday has grown into a global movement that has changed the lives of so many. There are many ways to take action. You can make a donation, volunteer, share your voice (e.g. social media) to be an advocate for an organization or cause,…

Holiday Giving and Volunteering in Our Diocese

This holiday season may look different than past seasons, but there are still opportunities to show our gratitude and give to others.   Appleton Episcopal Ministries Appleton’s Annual Thanksgiving Offering The mission of Appleton Episcopal Ministries is to share God’s love by partnering as parishes in the Middle…

Clubhouse Atlanta Opens in St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church

On October 20th Clubhouse Atlanta celebrated its grand opening. There are hundreds of Clubhouse locations across the globe, but this one, located in St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church in Dunwoody, is the first located in the metro Atlanta area. The Clubhouse program gives a sense of place, hope, and…

Election Week Prayer Resources

A Prayer for Our Country and Election with Bishop Wright Holding on to Hope | A National Service for Healing and Wholeness Live from Washington National Cathedral – Sunday, November 1, 2020 Presiding Bishop Michael Curry will lead a live-streamed prayer service from Washington National Cathedral, Holding on…

New Course: Spiritual Formation for Racial Healing

An essential principle of the Absalom Jones Center is that the ministry of racial healing must have a spiritual foundation. Catherine Meeks, the Center’s Executive Director, teaches that sustaining a ministry in dismantling racism demands a life-long program in spiritual formation. To this end, she has asked the…

ECF Grants $95,800 to Fight Poverty and Oppression Locally

Today the Episcopal Community Foundation for Middle and North Georgia (ECF) announces it has granted $95,800 to four organizations that are lifting people from poverty and oppression in the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta. The grants have been made to Community Helping Place (Dahlonega), Gateway Domestic Violence Center (Gainesville),…

Rev. Ed Bacon Joins Faith Leaders in Remembrance Of COVID-19 Victims

On October 19, 2020, Rev. Ed Bacon spoke with NPR’s Tonya Mosley. The two talked about the Mourning Into Unity event. Mourning Into Unity, which happened later that night, brought faith leaders together in remembrance of those who have died of COVID-19. Listen to the full interview here:

Rev. Donna Mote to preach on Day1

The Rev. Dr. Donna S. Mote, Missioner for Engagement and Innovation for the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta and Episcopal chaplain to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, is the featured preacher Nov. 15 on Day1, the nationally broadcast ecumenical radio program also accessible as a podcast and online at Day1.org….

Rev. Donna Mote Blessed The Horses of The Atlanta Police Mounted Patrol Unit

As part of the inaugural National Faith and Blue Weekend, the Rev. Donna Mote, Missioner for Engagement and Innovation, blessed the horses of the Atlanta Police Mounted Patrol Unit. National Faith & Blue Weekend, which took place the weekend of October 9-12, was created with the purpose to…

Peter Wallace to Preach on Day1

The Rev. Peter M. Wallace, host and executive producer of Day1, is the featured preacher November 8 on Day1, the nationally broadcast ecumenical radio program also accessible as a podcast and online at Day1.org. “Answering the Big Question,” Wallace’s sermon for Nov. 8, is drawn from Joshua 24:1-25…

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Why do many people want to talk about spirituality but not God? In this episode of For People, Bishop Wright discusses this question inspired from an excerpt of Rob Bell's book “Everything is Spiritual by Rob Bell.” Listen at https://t.co/bIQup4lodG

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