April 11, 2015 / 2013 / December
Dec
20
2013
by Sue Hacker Nelson   |   comments
Each week, we highlight stories from our newsfeed on Prismatic. No account is required to see what we think is worth reading, so visit our profile often! We update it daily so there is usually something new to check out. Here is a sample of what we liked this week.
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Dec
16
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
Our organization has been known as National Episcopal Health Ministries (NEHM) for nearly two decades. This past October, our board of directors voted unanimously to become known as Episcopal Health Ministries. We've alerted you to this change in previous emails but thought it warranted a longer explanation.
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Dec
15
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
I've had several people locally request that I share my experience with No-Shave November with the larger Episcopal Health Ministries community. St. Paul's, Indianapolis used this as a fundraiser for the Crane House, bringing in over $1000!
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Dec
10
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/dark-christmasadvent-service">Dark Christmas/Advent Service</a></h1>
The holidays are not so easy for everyone. It seems all around you, others are having fun, enjoying family and friends, and celebrating. For many, this pressure to have fun and enjoy the holidays only compounds their sense of isolation and loneliness. As a church, it is critically important that while we celebrate this Advent season, we also minister to those for whom this is a difficult time of year.
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Dec
09
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
A year after the tragic mass shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, national religious leaders sent a letter today to Congress, calling for urgent action to respond to the gun violence crisis in our country.
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Dec
06
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
Each week, we highlight stories from our newsfeed on Prismatic. No account is required to see what we think is worth reading, so visit our profile often! We update it daily so there is usually something new to check out. Here is a sample of what we liked this week.
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Dec
05
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
This week I had the opportunity to make a presentation encouraging community development professionals to consider new ways of including churches in their community planning. Outside of the obvious suggestions to hold community meetings, support groups, etc. in church facilities, we had an interesting discussion about 'collision spaces'.
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