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Off the Mat and Into the Pulpit

Monday, February 28, 2011

At the end of January, 2011, I completed a 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training.  At the end of February, 2011, I\'ll do another Yoga Teacher Training but this one is an intensive week-long 'boot camp.'  I\'ve been assured that it\'s not as difficult as a real boot camp--they just use that description so that people don\'t think it\'s a yoga retreat or vacation.

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Church Womens Event

Monday, February 14, 2011

Event:              World Day of Prayer

                        Co-Sponsored by Church Women United of Rochester

“How Many Loaves Have You?”

Bible Study led by Rev. Delores Wynn of Baber AME Church followed by Worship Service with Keynote Speaker Rev. Wendy Fambro of Salem UCC

Date/Time:      Friday, March 4, 2011 – 9:30am to 2:00pm

Brown bag lunch, beverages and dessert provided.

 

Location:         Memorial AME Zion Church

549 Clarissa Street, 14608

 

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St. Thomas Welcomes New Rector

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Rochester, NY – St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church welcomes its new rector, Craig David Uffman, with a formal installation and Celebration of Ministry Renewal on Monday, January 31, 2011, at 6:30 p.m.  The Rt. Rev. Prince G. Singh, eighth Bishop of Rochester, will preside as the congregation celebrates the calling of its tenth rector in the 111 years since the parish was founded.  

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Public Policy Sunday

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Churches in the Diocese are invited to participate in Public Policy Sunday on any Sunday in February by hosting a forum, preaching a sermon, and/or encouraging petitions or letters about an issue of the congregation’s choice.  Suggested issues include

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Episcopal Relief and Development Welcomes Four New Board Members

Monday, January 17, 2011

Effective January 1, 2011, Episcopal Relief & Development is pleased to welcome four new members to its Board of Directors:  the Rt. Rev. Prince G. Singh (Rochester), Ms. Constance R. Perry (Massachusetts), Ms. Josephine H. Hicks (North Carolina) and Mr. Daniel McNeel “Neel” Lane (West Texas). 

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Mindful Meditation Retreat

Monday, January 10, 2011

For Immediate Release:                                                                     Contact:  Wendy Sullivan
November 17, 2010                                                                            phone:     585-329-5759

                       

Mindful Meditation Retreat

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