The Right Reverend Thomas Ely, Bishop of Vermont, warmly invites you to:
“Becoming More Missional: A Convocation for The Episcopal Church in Vermont”
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Trinity Episcopal Church, Rutland (Childcare will be provided and we invite you to carpool, if possible)
Together, we are ALL The Episcopal Church in Vermont and ALL are invited to this convocation. This is an opportunity to share some of the decisions and directions this year-long consultation “Becoming More Missional” has provided. To learn more, read Bishop Ely’s full invitation and watch video of one of the Church Hall Meetings that took place earlier this spring.
8:45 am arrival, registration, coffee, and morning snacks (coffee, tea, iced tea and lemonade will be provided throughout the day)
9:30 am Holy Eucharist with “Missional Reports from the Field” featuring stories from five congregations sharing their discoveries about what God is up to in their “neighborhood” as they engage God’s Mission.
11:00 am Missional Conversation #1 about the future shape of our ministry as the Episcopal Church in Vermont
12:15pm Lunch – please bring your own
1:00 pm Missional Conversation #2 about the future shape of our ministry as the Episcopal Church in Vermont
2:30 pm Concluding comments from the Bishop
2:45 pm Concluding Prayers
3:00 pm Adjournment