Posts from January 2020

Posts from January 2020

Prayer Cycle 2020

The churches and people of the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth pray continuously for each other, for our brothers and sisters throughout the Anglican Communion, and for those who have separated from us. Download Prayer Cycles The diocesan prayer cycle offers two PDF documents for the entire calendar year. One is for Sundays and one for weekdays (Monday-Saturday). EDFW Prayer Cycle – 2020 – Sundays (PDF) EDFW Prayer Cycle – 2020 – Weekdays (PDF) Throughout the worldwide Anglican Communion, daily prayer for provinces,…

Leadership Training for lay and ordained leaders

All lay and ordained leaders are invited to a Leadership Training Day from 9:30 am to 3 pm on Saturday, February 15, 2019,  at Trinity Episcopal Church, Fort Worth. Bishop Scott Mayer said, “Last year’s leadership training session was well attended and well received. I urge all vestry members, and clergy in leadership roles in congregations to attend. The workshop topics were planned in response to questions and issues raised by leaders in various congregations over the past year so…

Bishop Mayer visits St. Elisabeth/Christ the King

Bishop Mayer visited St. Elisabeth and Christ the King on the Second Sunday after Epiphany, January 19, 2020. He preached and celebrated. There was a luncheon after the service.   See more photos in the diocesan Flickr Gallery In his sermon, he said, “The word “epiphany” means manifest, show forth, reveal, make known. For example, Jesus is an epiphany of God, as He makes God known.  He reveals God. No less true, Jesus is an epiphany of humanity, as He…

Bishop Mayer visits All Saints’

Bishop Scott Mayer visited All Saints’ Fort Worth on Sunday, January 12, 2020, the First Sunday after the Epiphany and Feast of the Baptism of Jesus Christ. The Rev. Christopher Jambor, rector, baptized and the bishop anointed Patrick Gordon Teas Ferchill, Leighton Grace Watt, Saylor Rue Fowler, Elizabeth Kelly McCarty, Maudie Mae McCarty, Theodore Kent McCarty, Ian David Hobgood, and McKenna Alyse Hobgood. The bishop confirmed Harrison John Hobgood, Jeremy Phillip Janssen, Laura Jean Janssen, Edward Jones Phillips VI, Sue…

Register now for MLK Day of Service

The Martin Luther King Day of Service, sponsored by Tarrant Churches Together, will be from 8 am to noon on Monday, January 20, 2020, beginning at the Baker Chapel AME Church, 1050 E. Humbolt St, Fort Worth, TX 76104. There will be a contintental breakfast at 8:15 am. Estrus Tucker, well-known speaker and facilitator, will be the keynote speaker at the 9 am interfaith kick off. Click here for more information and to register. TCT has announced new service opportunities,…