Grace Talk from your Bishop

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Updates

Thoughts about a Compassionate Diocese The last session at the Clergy retreat was about a compassionate Diocese. Here is an excerpt from that session. We hear that “the lifestyle of Christians is hard to distinguish from unbelievers …. Our need for wholeness … can only be met and sustained by love without strings attached. God […]

Joy Unger ordained to the Diaconate

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Updates

We celebrate the ordination of Joy Unger to the Sacred Order of Deacons on August 26th at All Souls Wheaton, IL where she will join her husband, Father Andrew Unger in serving the congregation there.

St. Mark’s Church to Celebrate 50th Anniversary on Sept. 24

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Updates

It’s good to re-connect with our past in order to better appreciate the richness of the present. That’s what St. Mark’s Anglican Church hopes to do on Sunday, Sept. 24.  They’re inviting friends and neighbors, old and new, to celebrate 50 years of faithful service to the Lord in Silvis and East Moline. St. Mark’s […]

Henry Carpenter ordained to the Diaconate

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Updates

On July 9, 2017, Henry Carpenter was ordained to the Sacred Order of Deacons to serve at Saint Andrew’s Anglican Parish in Nashville, Tennessee where he has been a member since he was a young boy.  He is a practicing attorney and is the father of John Carpenter, the Choirmaster at St. Andrew’s. Henry has […]

Comings and Goings

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Updates

Father Rob Goebel has been appointed interim vicar of Trinity Monmouth (while remaining vicar of St. Peters) with Deacon Phil Fleming to celebrate mass with pre-consecrated elements on Sundays. Father Jeff Edwards has been appointed interim vicar of St. John’s Preemption (pictured below). Fr. William Anderson is interim Vicar of Holy Trinity, Geneseo, Illinois.

August 2017 Intercessions

Posted by on Jul 31, 2017 in Updates
August 2017 Intercessions

  Below you’ll find links for downloading and viewing the intercessions for the month of August. Download links Download the August Prayer Cycle for the Diocese of Quincy: View-Only pdf Printable pdf Publisher File

Grace Talk from your Bishop

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
Grace Talk from your Bishop

The following is the second of three meditations given by Bishop Morales during the Clergy Retreat in Wisconsin. The first one “Rooted” was in the June newsletter and the last one “Compassionate” will be in next months newsletter. Dear brothers and sisters, PAX! The Missional Diocese is a missional group of congregations taking seriously the Great Commission: […]

Comings and Goings

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
Comings and Goings

Fr. Mike Strachan to move to St. Dunstan’s in Largo, Florida Michelle and I are moving to Largo, FL at the end of the month. I’ve been called to St. Dunstan’s Anglican Church as the Formation Director, and I start July 1st. Michelle and I are very excited to be moving back near our family […]

St. Barnabas joins Chamber of Commerce

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
St. Barnabas joins Chamber of Commerce

The newspaper clipping below is from the Lake Country Sunday section of the June 18, 2017, edition of the Milwaukee Journal. Chamber participation is part of St. Barnabas’ community involvement initiative. They used some of the funds from their recent Brat Fry to pay for membership. This allows them to join in regular chamber functions, […]

Clergy Wive’s Retreat

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
Clergy Wive’s Retreat

June 9-10 marked the second annual Clergy Wives Retreat for the Diocese of Quincy. Unlike the 2016 gathering, when many who attended met fellow clergy wives for the first time, this year’s event was a comfortable gathering of friends, as almost all the ladies have stayed connected both in person and through the group’s Facebook […]

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