Almighty God, to whom our needs are known before we ask: Help us to ask only what accords with your will; and those good things which we dare not, or in our blindness cannot ask, grant us for the sake of your Son Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.Book of Common Prayer, Page 395
An important way to support Episcopal Relief & Development is to pray for staff, program partners and participants around the world. Through a shared prayer experience, we come together with all our hearts and minds in times of disaster and during important holidays.
Faithful readers (har har get it?), you may remember a story from last year about a remarkable high school student named Benjamin Wright. Working with a group of friends and fellow actors, he put together seed money to fund a production of “Godspell” that ended up raising nearly
#KATRINA10 BLOG SERIES ___________________________________________________________ Ten years ago today, Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, leaving over 1,800 dead and tens of thousands displaced. This month through the #KATRINA10 Blog Series we shared stories to commemorate the anni
The room at the top of the stairs is a shared home office. The Reverend Alden Besse is on the left, his wife Barbara on the right. Hers has a computer and file cabinets. She’s the organized one, the one who does e-mail. Alden’s side of the room is awash in post-its, newspaper clippings,