Apr
26
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
Before you come to New Orleans, get your mind right with some great New Orleans music. Listen here!
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Apr
25
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/remarks-at-moms-demand-action-for-gun-sense-in-america-press-conference">Remarks at Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense in America Press Conference</a></h1>
As an active member of Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence, I was put in touch with the leaders of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and invited to speak at their press conference. I was one of six speakers; others included victims and parents of shootings, including parents from Newtown, CT and Aurora, CO.
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Apr
24
2014
by Sue Hacker Nelson   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/friday-roundup-042514">Friday Roundup</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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Apr
24
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/national-prescription-drug-take-back-day-is-saturday">National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday!</a></h1>
Join us and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) this Saturday, April 26th for the DEA’s eighth National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, an opportunity for people all over the country to safely and properly dispose of their prescription drugs.
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Apr
18
2014
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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Apr
16
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/news-twitter-coverage-of-gospel-of-peace-conference">Episcopal News, Twitter coverage of 'Gospel of Peace' Conference</a></h1>
If you would like more information about the conference 'Reclaiming the Gospel of Peace' recently held in Oklahoma City, we have a link to Episcopal News Service coverage and a live Twitter feed here.
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Apr
15
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori delivered the following sermon at St. Paul’s Cathedral on April 11 at the close of Reclaiming the Gospel of Peace: An Episcopal Gathering to Challenge the Epidemic of Violence being held at the Reed Center and the nearby Sheraton Midwest City in Oklahoma.
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Apr
14
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/reclaiming-the-gospel-of-peace-resources-from-ehm">Reclaiming the Gospel of Peace: Resources from EHM</a></h1>
At Reclaiming the Gospel of Peace: An Episcopal Gathering to Challenge the Epidemic of Violence, Episcopalians came together to renew their commitment to the Gospel call to make peace in a world of violence. Through deep conversation, prayer, and skill-building the event empowered our Church to address violence and reclaim our role in society as workers for nonviolence and peace.
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Apr
11
2014
by Sue Hacker Nelson   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/friday-roudup-41114">Friday Roundup</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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Apr
10
2014
by Sue Hacker Nelson   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/reclaiming-the-gospel-of-peace">Ellis Presents at Reclaiming the Gospel of Peace</a></h1>
Reclaiming the Gospel of Peace is focused around four pillars: advocacy, education, liturgy, and pastoral care. These four areas are key avenues that our Church can use to address the culture of violence within and outside of the Church and will be woven throughout all aspects of the event including plenary time, workshops, small group conversations, and worship.
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Apr
07
2014
by Matthew Ellis   |   comments
<h1><a href="/blog/affordable-care-act-follow-up">Affordable Care Act Follow Up!</a></h1>
We now ask you to please contact us to let us know about your outreach and education experiences; what worked well, what can be improved, etc. We will then collect your information and share it with our partners at HHS. This feedback will help tremendously as HHS strives to make improvements and an even better 2015 open enrollment.
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