Patrick & Catherine Smith honored

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
Patrick & Catherine Smith honored

The Rev. Patrick and Catherine Smith say Jesus calls Christians to be active and to serve others. That message is taking root at St. John’s Anglican Parish, 701 Hampshire, where Patrick is the Rector and Catherine is youth coordinator. “When we arrived in 2010 we had an average of 25-30 for our Sunday services,” Patrick Smith said. Now the […]

St. Mary’s Anglican Mission in Chatham

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
St. Mary’s Anglican Mission in Chatham

At its service on Pentecost Sunday, June 4, the congregation of St. Mary’s Anglican Mission in Chatham witnessed the blessing of four seasonal frontals made and embroidered by parishioner Debbie Brown (above right). Also pictured is fellow parishioner Nate Klughart. St. Mary’s meets each Sunday at 10:30 at the Villas of South Park, 10000 S. […]

St. John’s Mission Team

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
St. John’s Mission Team

Once again the St. John’s Mission Team departs for Guatemala! As you know, this is our second venture to Panajachel near the shores of Lake Atitlan. Our team consists of four adult missionaries and 15 young adult missionaries. We will be constructing a teaching center for local teachers and educators to gather, collaborate, and learn. […]

Church Planting Boot Camp

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
Church Planting Boot Camp

“The Titus Institute for Church Planting and Multiplication”  (ACNA), held a “Church Plant Boot Camp, in Fairfax, VA from 6/5/2017 through 6/8/2017.  I was blessed to attend with Fr. Shawn Doubet. I have read every possible “Church Planting” and “Church Growth” book out there and you can find a great deal of information published about […]

Anglican Church Camp of the Midwest

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
Anglican Church Camp of the Midwest

The Diocese of Quincy youth enjoyed their first ever “Anglican Church Camp of the Midwest” June 18th through June 24th, 2017. The camp was held at Camp Little Cloud in Epworth, Iowa. Thirty-two (32) young people from the Diocese enjoyed daily Mass, class time, swimming, sports, crafts and an evening event. The evening events included […]

Canon Fire

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Updates
Canon Fire

Where Is Your Treasure? In Matthew 6:21 Jesus says, “For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. This is part of a lengthy discourse on the Christian life. We understand this applies to us as individuals. We’re to give for God’s work and thereby build up treasure in heaven. I think the […]

July 2017 Intercessions

Posted by on Jun 29, 2017 in Updates
July 2017 Intercessions

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

New Strategic Development Committee

Posted by on Jun 1, 2017 in Updates
New Strategic Development Committee

Brothers and Sisters, I’d like to officially announce the bishop’s decision to establish a new Diocesan Strategic Development Committee. The Committee is comprised of nine clergy members appointed by the Bishop with the purpose of advising the bishop on a strategic plan for the Diocese, communicating and implementing his strategic initiatives throughout the diocese, and […]

Canon Fire – Why Small Churches Stay Small

Posted by on Jun 1, 2017 in Updates
Canon Fire – Why Small Churches Stay Small

10 Reasons Why Small Churches Stay Small Looking for something to write about for this month’s newsletter I ran across an article I saved about small churches. I thought I’d share the 10 reasons here and include the narrative on number 6 – No Plan. As I read the article Proverbs 29:18 KJV came to […]

Grace Talk from your Bishop

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

The following is a the first of three meditations given by Bishop Morales during the Clergy Retreat in Wisconsin last week.  The next two meditations (Missional and Compassionate) will follow in the next two newsletters. Dear brothers and sisters, ROOTED “As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him, rooted and […]

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