April 11, 2015 / 2013 / September
Sep
30
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/a-tale-of-two-bakeries">A Tale of Two Bakeries</a></h1>
This is a tale of two bakeries, both tasked with baking a new cake. There are many options and as you will see, they have very different methods of working together (or not). Hint: It's not really about bakeries!
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Sep
27
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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Sep
26
2013
by Matthew Ellis and Jayce Hafner   |   comments
Many of our ministries come into contact with those likely to be uninsured. Food pantries and other ministries that serve the homeless or working poor will have the opportunity to identify many who need help accessing the benefits of the Affordable Care Act.
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Sep
24
2013
by Mary Pieper   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/st-johns-classic">St. John's Classic Bike Ride</a></h1>
On Sept. 7 more than 40 bicyclists rode in the third annual St. John’s Classic, hosted by St. John’s Episcopal Church in Mason City, Iowa. Cyclists could chose a 22-mile ride, a 50-mile ride, or a 100-mile “century” ride, a new feature this year.
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Sep
23
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/mission-accomplished">Mission Accomplished!</a></h1>
My strategy was simple: Keep moving, focus on the step ahead, and ask for advice about where to go next. This worked pretty well for the most part, and I felt like I was moving along alright. I developed a rhythm that kept me looking ahead, and staying plastered to the wall reduced the feeling that I was a mere slip and series of snapped ropes away from falling to my death.
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Sep
21
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/new-aca-toolkit-for-faith-based-organizations-released">New ACA Toolkit for Faith-Based Organizations Released</a></h1>
Released during our call with White House staff, this toolkit will help faith and community leaders learn and educate others about the health care law. These materials can be used as bulletin inserts, at enrollment events and for other education and outreach efforts.
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Sep
20
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/friday-roundup-read-this-9-20-13">Friday Roundup: Read This</a></h1>
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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Sep
19
2013
by Jayce Hafner   |   comments
Churches can engage in ministry with their wider communities, working to disseminate information and enrollment opportunities to the people who need them the most. As members of the Body of Christ, we must work together to ensure that every ‘part’ receives the care that it needs, so that all parts, together, can live happy, healthy, and full lives.
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Sep
13
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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Sep
12
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/how-nehm-is-participating-in-affordable-care-act-implementation">How NEHM is Participating in Affordable Care Act Implementation</a></h1>
In part one of this ongoing series about the Affordable Care Act (ACA), we looked at why NEHM and the Episcopal Church are participating and assisting with ACA implementation. In this entry, we look at how NEHM is working for health care reform.
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Sep
12
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
WFMJ.com in Youngstown, OH ran a story on The Rt. Rev. Mark Hollingsworth, Diocese of Ohio, who shared his personal battle with addiction
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Sep
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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Sep
05
2013
by Matthew Ellis and Jayce Hafner   |   comments
Many people that we come into contact with in our ministries are in vulnerable and uninsured or under-insured populations. In the United States, people must have adequate health insurance before they can fully access the health care system. Working within this structure to provide as many as possible access to health care is critical.
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Sep
04
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
From the Episcopal Diocese of Western New York: So I tell her how I work for the Episcopal Church and that we are having a special service in October for breast cancer awareness month and how the clergy women who do it are all survivors. And its for absolutely everyone.
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Sep
03
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
Recovery Month is a platform to celebrate people in all forms of recovery and those who serve them. Sponsored by SAMHSA.
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Sep
02
2013
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
You'll probably watch this a hundred times this week (I know I have). Once you're ready to move on and actually help Lee Majors in his mission, visit the National Council on Aging and download the free toolkit.
tags Aging, Flu
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