ECF Winter 2013 Web Conference Series

As part of the Episcopal Church Foundation’s (ECF) on-going efforts to assist congregations in developing their leadership and financial resources, we are offering a wide range of web conferences for clergy and lay parish leaders this winter. There is no cost to participate in most of the web conferences (there is a nominal fee of $10 for Fresh Start web conferences) and all lay and clergy leaders are welcome to participate. Topics include vestry leadership (in English and in Spanish), engaging . . .
Link: http://www.episcopalfoundation.org/news-and-events/events-detail?newsID=8706cc73-7093-46ce-96d1-006726f45744
Reading Camp’s 3rd annual Race to Read! Rally members of your church to form a team – biggest team wins a price! NEW this year – Sleep In to Read! Follow link to register online or download registration form. When:March 23 at 09:00 AM to March 23
Where: Coldstream Dog Park, 1850 Piscano Dr., Lexington (within Coldstream Park off Newtown Pike, behind the Embassy Suites)
Cost: 5K $20 adults (before 3/1) $25 adults 3/2 – 3/23 | 5K students $12 (before 3/1) $15 students 3/2-3/23 | $12 Fun walk per person; $30 Fun Walk family max | Teams of 10 or more, only $15/person! Deadline for teams – March 15 | Sleep in to Read – $12 for t-shirt.
Contact: Allison Duvall, readingcamp1@diolex.org, (859) 252-6527 x110
Link: http://readingcamprocks.org/race-to-read-2013/
Deadline March 23, 2013
Happening #50
A Christian experience for youth in grades 10-12. Happening is presented by teenagers for teenagers. Most young people have serious questions about Jesus and the Church. Happening is designed to address these questions. During a Happening weekend participants experience the love of Christ as shown through prayer, worship, and the ministry of fellow students, clergy, and lay adults. The Happeners are encouraged to make their renewed faith a part of their everyday lives. Happening shows how Christianity . . . When: March 15 at 06:30 PM to March 17 at 04:30 PM
Where: The Cathedral Domain- 800 Highway 1746-Irvine, KY 40336
Cost: $100.00
Contact: Cindy Sigmon, csigmon@diolex.org, 859-252-6527
Link: http://www.diolex.org
Deadline March 1, 2013
Youth Dance and Lock-In at Trinity, Covington
I know how you’re feeling. A New Year in the Spirit is long past and summer camp is still five months away. And it’s freezing outside. What we need is a little taste of that Domain Love to get us through the winter. What we need is a revival. Fear not, for behold… On March 9-10, Trinity Episcopal Church warmly invites all junior and senior high students to downtown Covington for an epic dance party and lock-in we like to call “The Electric Revival.” Shake those mid-winter blues with twenty-four . . . When: March 9 at 01:00 PM to March 10 at 12:00 PM
Where: Trinity Episcopal Church, 16 East Fourth Street, Covington, KY 41011
Cost: $15
Contact: Justin Gabbard, jegabbard@gmail.com, 859-630-2835
Link: http://trinitychurchcovky.org
Deadline March 3, 2013

Wednesday Night Lent Series at the Cathedral

Radical Christian Life February 20 – March 20 Lent is a time where we watch for signs of new life to grow in love and compassion. Join us on Wednesday evenings as we awaken our consciousness, kindle our faith and celebrate the new life that is to come in the resurrection. Each evening we will reflect on the intersection of the Bible and spiritual practices as God’s word takes on new life. Our Director of Christian Formation, Elizabeth Conrad, will then conclude the evening with an invitation to a . . . When: February 20 at 06:00 PM to March 20 at 08:00 PM
Where: Christ Church Cathedral, 166 Market Street, Lexington
Cost: $5 suggested donation for supper
Contact: Dr. Elizabeth Conrad, elizabeth@ccclex.org, 859-254-4497
Link: http://www.ccclex.org

Good Shepherd Cross Country 2k/8k

God wants us to lead long productive and healthy lives. One way to do this is through exercise! Good Shepherd is proud to offer our first cross country running event. The distances are 2k at 8:00 AM and 8K at 8:30 AM. Pint glasses will be given to all participants and proceeds will go to the Good Shepherd Outreach Ministries. We encourage everyone to come out: walk, run, or help out. Registration can be done online through active.com or at John’s Run/Walk Shop. When: April 6 at 08:00 AM
Where: Sayre Athletic Complex
Cost: $25
Contact: George VanMeter, gvan0814@aol.com
Link: http://goodshepherdlex.org/worship-music-events/cross-country-2k8k.html

Art…A Spiritual Gift

Art…A Spiritual Gift invites Kentucky artists to submit original artwork for this first annual juried exhibit of spiritual art. The exhibit at the Episcopal Church of Our Saviour, Richmond, Kentucky, will begin with an opening reception on April 5 and hang throughout the Easter season. Open to Kentucky artists with works in watercolor, oil & acrylic, mixed-media and on paper (pencil, graphite and pastel.) Selection of art will be done by our jurors with respect to our Mission Statement and the inspirational, . . . to March 1
Where: Our Saviour, 2323 Lexington Road, Richmond
Cost: $15 entry fee for up to three works
Link: http://oursaviourky.org/art/art-a-spiritual-gift/

Lent Madness: Who Will Win the Golden Halo?

If you haven’t caught the fever yet, there’s still time to get in on Lent Madness. Consider bringing some joy to your vice-deprived Lent with this lightning-paced, action-packed, thought-provoking and debate-riddled Lenten discipline. Thirty-two saints are placed into a tournament-like single elimination bracket. Each pairing remains open for a set period of time and people vote for their favorite saint at the Lent Madness website. 16 saints make it to the Round of the Saintly Sixteen; eight advance . . .
Link: http://www.lentmadness.org/

Lenten Fish Fry

Lenten Friday Fish Fry fundraisers. Fish basket only $6.50. Food items sold individually as well. 11:00 to 1:00 for lunch 4:30 to 6:30 for dinner Dine in or carry out! When: February 15 to March 15
Where: St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, 118 W. Poplar St., Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Link: http://www.stphilipsharrodsburg.org

Korean Dinner

St. Raphael’s J2A class is hosting a Korean Dinner fundraiser to support their pilgrimage to Quebec this summer. Dinner includes soup (dang gang), appetizer (mandoo), and main dish (dak bokkeum – chicken, bulgogi skewers – beef, or chop chae – noodles), along with side dishes like kimchee and finishing with dessert (sorbet). Be sure to make your reservation by March 4. When: March 9 at 06:30 PM
Where: St. Raphael’s Fellowship Hall, 1891 Parker’s Mill Rd, Lexington
Cost: $20 (cash, check, and credit cards accepted)
Contact: JeanEllen Melton, jeanellen@sreclex.org
Deadline March 4, 2013

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