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Northern Miami Valley Episcopal Cluster parishes are growing under new priest’s leadership

Northern Miami Valley Episcopal Cluster parishes are growing under new priest’s leadership 1800 968 Episcopalians in Connection

By Melodie Woerman Bishop Smith on May 1 at a joint service of the churches of the Northern Miami Valley Episcopal Cluster, in Church of Our Savior, Mechanicsburg The two…

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Campus Ministry in Athens Includes Coffee, Pop Culture and a Priest on the Porch

Campus Ministry in Athens Includes Coffee, Pop Culture and a Priest on the Porch 800 539 Episcopalians in Connection

By Melodie Woerman The Rev. Deborah Woolsey, rector of Good Shepherd, stands in front of a TARDIS, from the Doctor Who TV series, during a talk posted to the church…

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Trinity, Troy Offers Local Community a Fresh Start through Spiritual Practices

Trinity, Troy Offers Local Community a Fresh Start through Spiritual Practices 481 640 Episcopalians in Connection

by Kathleen Moore The soft rings of Tibetan singing bowls and catchy strains of contemporary music you will hear during monthly meetings of Fresh Start Spiritual Practices at Trinity Episcopal…

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Small churches make a big impact along the Ohio River

Small churches make a big impact along the Ohio River 1200 1031 Episcopalians in Connection

By Melodie Woerman The Rev. Joshua Nelson St. Peter’s, Gallipolis and Grace, Pomeroy are small, 180-year-old congregations in small towns along the Ohio River in Appalachia. They share a resident…

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St. Mark’s, Columbus honors formerly enslaved landowner

St. Mark’s, Columbus honors formerly enslaved landowner 500 333 Episcopalians in Connection

The Rev. Vicki Zust, center, with members of the Upper Arlington School Board. The board members from left to right are: Nidhi Satiani, President Lori Trent, Vice President Jenny McKenna…

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St. Simon of Cyrene awarded grant for solar project

St. Simon of Cyrene awarded grant for solar project 972 648 Episcopalians in Connection

By Ken Wright St. Simon of Cyrene, Lincoln Heights St. Simon of Cyrene, Lincoln Heights, is pleased to announce they have been awarded a grant for $19,096, to cover half…

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New Central Ohio missioner makes connections in first three months

New Central Ohio missioner makes connections in first three months 2009 2015 Episcopalians in Connection

By: Melodie Woerman On January 1, the Rev. Joseph Kovitch began a new half-time position as missioner for the Central Ohio region of the diocese, and already he is making…

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Tabernacle Choir broadcasts composition commissioned by Calvary, Cincinnati

Tabernacle Choir broadcasts composition commissioned by Calvary, Cincinnati 750 422 Episcopalians in Connection

By Howard Helvey The Rev. Allison Rainey English, Rector of Calvary, Cincinnati To help celebrate the installation of the Rev. Allison Rainey English as the 19th Rector of Calvary Church…

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Supporting vital ministries: ECM announces 2022 Grants

Supporting vital ministries: ECM announces 2022 Grants 560 420 Episcopalians in Connection

Earlier this month Episcopal Community Ministries (ECM) awarded more than $70,000 in grants to congregations across the Diocese of Southern Ohio. The grants, which are funded by donations and by…

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Lent in the Time of the Pandemic

Lent in the Time of the Pandemic 750 440 Episcopalians in Connection

When I was a young priest and living in Western Michigan, I was no stranger to the monks at St. Gregory’s Abbey, near the town of Three Rivers and about an hour away from…

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