Events for January 2023

Advocacy update January 24, 2023

Advocacy update January 24, 2023 150 150 Episcopalians in Connection

This week, read breaking news on ideological harassment of school leaders in four districts in our diocese, a judge’s refusal to let the state Attorney General stop Columbus’ new gun…

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Civil Rights Pilgrimage May 31 to June 7

Civil Rights Pilgrimage May 31 to June 7 656 369 Episcopalians in Connection

The Diocese of Southern Ohio will lead an intergenerational Civil Rights Pilgrimage traveling to Atlanta, Selma, Montgomery, Chattanooga, and more, May 31 to June 7, 2023. The cost of the…

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Ministry to local school blesses congregation

Ministry to local school blesses congregation 600 454 Episcopalians in Connection

by Cathy Bagot The congregation of Trinity, Newark, has had an active ministry with Ben Franklin Elementary School in Newark for over 20 years. The support of the students and staff…

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Advocacy update January 10, 2023

Advocacy update January 10, 2023 150 150 Episcopalians in Connection

Governor DeWine signed several bills into law last week after Ohio’s Lame Duck session.  We share which ducks landed, plus news of four timely forums, three of them offering in-person…

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Rector

Rector 150 150 Episcopalians in Connection

Rector, St. Anne’s, West Chester Located in a uniquely diverse suburb of Cincinnati, St. Anne Episcopal Church proudly stands ready to welcome its new rector. With over 200 registered families,…

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Advocacy update January 3, 2023

Advocacy update January 3, 2023 150 150 Episcopalians in Connection

Highlights of New Federal Budget Just before Christmas both houses of Congress passed a $1.7 trillion budget to fund the government through Sept. 30 to ensure that essential programs are…

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Advocacy update December 20, 2022

Advocacy update December 20, 2022 150 150 Episcopalians in Connection

Ohio Lame Duck ends Ohio’s Legislature passed a blizzard of bills last week; sending them to Governor DeWine. Here’s what did not pass: HJR6, raising the bar for citizen-initiated constitutional amendments,…

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Lawrence Home Academic Grants provide opportunities for young women

Lawrence Home Academic Grants provide opportunities for young women 1275 1650 Episcopalians in Connection

The Lawrence Home Association, founded in 1896 under the will of philanthropist Eleanor Earnshaw, was started to “provide a Christian home for self-supporting, young women on limited means, the most…

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Advocacy update December 13, 2022

Advocacy update December 13, 2022 150 150 Episcopalians in Connection

Ask Ohio legislators to allocate part of unspent ARPA dollars to housing and food security Most Episcopal congregations work hard to protect food and/or housing security in our communities. The…

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Advocacy update December 6, 2022

Advocacy update December 6, 2022 150 150 Episcopalians in Connection

Hearings this week on Ohio bills curtailing citizen voice Upcoming votes in Ohio’s Lame Duck session could significantly reduce the power of Ohio voters.  Here are the bills: SB 178…

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