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Day: April 1, 2019

Bishop Booth Conference Center Re-branded as Rock Point Center

By Ann Carroll and Maurice Harris BURLINGTON, VERMONT – Never Heard of Rock Point Center? That may be because, until recently, Rock Point Center was widely known as Bishop Booth Conference Center, named after the Right Reverend Samuel B. Booth, Vermont’s Episcopal bishop from 1929-1935. Although the Center’s former namesake remains close to the heart …

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The Rev. Rachel Field Answers Priest-in-Partnership Call at St. Thomas & Grace Brandon

BRANDON, VERMONT – The vestry of St. Thomas & Grace Episcopal Church recently announced that the Rev. Rachel Field will be the parish’s new Priest-in-Partnership, effective August 29. The position is a quarter-time role, an arrangement that will enable Rachel to pursue her call as both a sacramental minister and an environmental educator and activist. …

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Spread the Word: Simply Going to Church Can Be a Form of Evangelism

By Jamison Dunne My family has always had a complex relationship with faith. My mom was raised with twelve years of Catholic education, and it is a very important part of her life. Yet, as a divorcee, her relationship to the church has been complicated. My dad is further removed from faith, having been raised …

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Details About the Walkabout Events at Which You Can Meet the Nominees for the Eleventh Bishop of Vermont

The following information is intended to provide a set of guidelines and expectations for participating in the four Walkabouts in Vermont that will be held from April 28-30. The intent of a walkabout is to provide both the candidates and the people of Vermont a chance to meet in person, to ask questions and to …

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Can We Now Be Part of a Solution? Reflections on Cristosal Introductory Seminar

Cristosal, a leading human rights organization in Central America, offers inter-cultural immersions year-round. From February 17-23 the organization hosted an Introductory Seminar in El Salvador to equip participants with firsthand, experiential knowledge alongside Salvadorians, Cristosal staffers, and other North American participants. To follow are reflections from two Vermonters, the Rev. Kim Hardy and the Rev. …

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Sacred Ground Race Dialogue Series Offers Informational Webinars

FROM THE EPISCOPAL CHURCH OFFICE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS Individuals or groups interested in learning more about Sacred Ground: a film-based dialogue series on race and faith, are invited to an introductory webinar hosted by Katrina Browne, Sacred Groundcurriculum developer, and producer/director of the acclaimed documentary Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North.  Built around …

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