St. Agnes House has an Amazon Wishlist!

Want to make a donation of household supplies or other needed items at St. Agnes House right from the comfort of your own home? Now it’s as easy as setting your coffee down and typing your way to Visit our wish list now, or next time you’re on Amazon point, click and search for St. Agnes House under Wishlists. You can even get free shipping by choosing Super Saver Shipping! We’d still love to see you at the house but now you can easily donate supplies any time and don’t even have to change . . .
Where: United States
Contact: Susan McDonald,, 859-254-1241

2013 Companion Diocese of Haiti Mission Trip Information

The Companion Diocese of Haiti Committee announces the 2013 Haiti Mission Trip dates. Attached is the information. Registrations and deposits are due by October 31, 2012. Download the flyer for additional information.
Deadline October 31, 2012

The Spiritual Music of John Coltrane

An evening of powerful and beautiful compositions performed by the Dick Sisto Quartet, with a recitation of Coltrane’s poem A Love Supreme by Fr. Brian Cole. When:October 28 at 07:00 PM
Where: Good Shepherd, 533 East Main Street, Lexington
Cost: $15 in advance, $20 at the door

Diolex ECW Annual Meeting

“Neglect not the gift that is in thee.” (1Timothy 4:14) Have you ever wondered what Spiritual Gifts you have, or wanted to further develop the gifts you have discerned? Let Becky Cooper lead you through an afternoon of discovery that you can take home to help yourself, help your church, and help others grow in the love of Christ. We’ll discuss scripture and lore concerning gifts of the Holy Spirit, conduct Spiritual Gifts discovery and inventory, and consider ways of exercising our gifts through . . . When: November 3 at 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Where: The Cathedral Domain, Hwy 1746, Lee County
Deadline October 19, 2012

Hospitality in the Hebrew Tradition

Rabbi Marc Kline will be at Christ Church Cathedral for four Wednesdays in October teaching on hospitality in the Hebrew tradition. Come for a light supper at 6:00pm and teaching at 6:30pm as we continue to explore what God’s Hospitality means in our lives. When: October 3 at 06:00 PM to October 24 at 08:00 PM
Where: Christ Church Cathedral, 166 Market Street, Lexington
Cost: $5 donation suggested for dinner
Contact: Margaret Christensen,, 859-254-4497

Calling All Cathedral Choir Alumni!

Have you sung in the Cathedral choir or do you know a family member of a former boy or girl chorister? The Cathedral Music Committee is building a data base that will allow us to communicate more frequently with our choir alumni. This is especially important during the 50th Anniversary year of the Choir of Men and Boys.
Where: Christ Church Cathedral, 166 Market Street, Lexington
Contact: Canon Musician Erich Balling,, 859-254-4497

Prevention of Sexual Harassment and Exploitaion training now available online

Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Prevention of Sexual Harassment training is now available online. To access these trainings, please sign onto Safeguarding Online as you would for the Safeguarding God’s Children segments. If you do not currently have a login and password, please check with the local administrator in your congregation or contact Bryant Kibler at Mission House, or 859-252-6527, ext. 113.

Walk and Be Well

Jesus spent much of his ministry walking. From town to town across Galilee, Samaria and Judea, he walked and talked, in the company of his disciples, his followers and God. CREDO’s Walk and Be Well offers a way to follow Jesus both in words and action, with a walking program attuned to both body and soul. For four weeks beginning October 1, CREDO will provide daily Walk and Be Well reflections in both text and audio that can motivate, encourage and educate you on the benefits of walking and help . . .

Cathedral Domain Work Weekend

Come put some “sweat equity” into the Heart of the Diocese! This year we will work on projects including the OTF Loggery cabin, adding an additional swing-bay to the playground structure, and preparing the camp for the winter season.When: October 26 to October 28

Solemn Evensong for The Feast of All Faithful Departed

Evensong is considered by many to be the “crown jewel” of Anglican choral worship. Join us for Solemn Evensong on The Feast of All Faithful Departed to commemorate those saints in our own lives–relatives, friends, loved ones–who have died. Bring mementos to place on a special memorial altar. Clergy attire: Cassock, surplice, tippet, and hood. When: November 4 at 05:00 PM to November 4 at 06:00 PM
Where: Grace Episcopal Church 7111 Price Pike, Florence, KY 41042
Cost: Free
Contact: The Reverend Marshall Jolly,, 859-371-5951

Diocesan Youth Commission meeting

All youth and adults who would work with youth are invited to attend. When:October 21 at 03:00 PM to October 21 at 05:00 PM
Where: St. Michael’s 2025 Bellefonte Drive Lexington, KY 40503
Contact: Cindy Sigmon,, 859-252-6527

The Harry Potter Event: Theology on Tap – A Spirit-Fueled Conversation

Guest Rev. Danielle Tumminio shares the theology on Harry Potter. Visit for more info and to sign up. When: October 25 at 07:00 PM to October 25 at 09:00 PM
Where: Village Host Pizza, 431 Old Vine Street
Cost: Cost of pizza and drinks
Contact: The Rev. Joe Mitchell,, 859-254-4497
Deadline October 24, 2012

The Harry Potter Event: A Children’s Event – All Saints, All Souls & Halloween

Eat a light lunch after the 11:00am service on Sunday, October 28, and come on to the Burying Ground in costume to enjoy an hour with Rev. Danielle Tumminio, exploring this festive season. Park in the lot across the street. Sign up at When: October 28 at 01:00 PM to October 28 at 02:00 PM
Where: Old Episcopal Burying Ground, 251 E. Third Street
Contact: Dr. Elizabeth Conrad,, 859-254-4497
Deadline October 26, 2012

Trinity Institute: Radical Christian Life

Joan Chittister, OSB, hosts Trinity Institute’s fall webcast conference, which will offer tools for making the vital connection between contemplation and social action. She will be supported by workshop leaders including theologians, spiritual directors, and activists. Save the evening on November 9 and all day November 10 to discuss what it means to live a radical Christian life. Sign up online or at the Welcome Center. Total weekend is $20. When: November 9 at 06:00 PM to November 10 at 05:00 PM
Where: Christ Church Cathedral, 166 Market Street, Lexington
Cost: $20
Contact: Dr. Elizabeth Conrad,, 859-254-4497
Deadline November 5, 2012

Gift Wrap for Reading Camp!

In past years, volunteers have pitched in during the holiday season by wrapping gifts to fundraise for Reading Camp. We’re doing that again this year, in two ways! 1. Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Lexington Green Joseph-Beth Booksellers is a favorite amongst Lexington residents. Will you join us? Click the link below to see dates and times, select the shifts that work best for you, and submit the form! 2. Amazon.Com “Gift Wrap with a Smile,” Lexington factory In 2010, we raised over $3,250 through . . .
Contact: Allison Duvall,, (859) 252-6527

St. Raphael’s Coping with the Holidays: A Group for Those Who Have Suffered Loss

Coping with the Holidays is a support group for those grieving the loss of a loved one. It begins on October 30 at 6:30pm with subsequent meetings on Tuesdays: 11/13/12, 11/27/12, 12/4/12, and 1/8/12. Register at 858-255-4987.When: October 30 at 06:30 PM to January 8 at 08:30 PM
Where: St. Raphael Episcopal Church, Parish Hall, 1891 Parkers Mill Road Lexington
Cost: $5.00/session
Contact: Billie Stockton,, 859-583-3530
Deadline October 30, 2012

Join Reading Camp for GoodGiving Guide Challenge Kick-Off

Come out to West 6th Brewing Co. to celebrate Reading Camp and the GoodGiving Guide Challenge Kick-Off! The non-profit with most supporters attending gets a prize. When:November 1 at 05:00 PM to November 1 at 11:00 PM
Where: 501 West 6th Street, Lexington, KY
Cost: $0 cover; 6% of sales go to the organization with most supporters in attendance!
Contact: Allison Duvall,, (859) 252-6527

A Quiet Morning with Icons

Jenny Neat, a stained glass artist for 30 years, has been exploring the art of writing/painting icons for many years. After Morning Prayer, Jenny will lead 3 meditations revolving around the process/theology of the icon followed by a time for quiet reflection/meditation. The morning will end with either Noon Day Prayer or Noon Eucharist. Come for the entire morning or a part of it as your schedule allows for some quiet time as we enter the season of Advent. When: December 1 at 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Where: Church of the Ascension, 311 Washington St., Frankfort
Contact: Jenny Neat,

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