New Beginnings #9 will be held March 3-4, 2018 at St. John, Wausau. New Beginnings is an overnight lock-in for youth in grades 6 through 8 grade and their adult sponsors. There’s a lot of fun and learning that takes place on a New Beginnings. Youth grow in love of Jesus Christ, others and themselves. A team composed of youth and adults assist in leading New Beginnings. Learn more at diofdl.org/nb.
The Pre-Lenten Clergy Retreat will be held February 5-7, 2018 at the Norbertine Center for Spirituality, De Pere. The retreat conductor is the Rev. Heidi Haverkamp who is a writer, a preacher, a retreat leader. Clergy gather with colleagues together for community worship, reflections by the retreat conductor, prayer and meditation, Bible study, making confession and / or seeking spiritual counsel, and reading. Learn more at diofdl.org/cretreat.
Any adults who work with youth in grades 6-12 in the Diocese of Fond du Lac are invited to attend a Youth Leaders Gathering on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at St. Mark Episcopal Church, Waupaca. Gather for networking, resource/idea sharing, troubleshooting, and time for worship & renewal. Learn more at diofdl.org/ylgathering.
God Willing and the People Consenting, the Right Reverend Matthew A. Gunter, Eighth Bishop of Fond du Lac, shall ordain Paul Aparicio, Isaiah Brokenleg, and Roberta Kraft to the Sacred Order of Deacons in Christ’s One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church, on Saturday, the 16th of December in the year of our Lord Two thousand and Seventeen at Eleven o’clock in the morning, at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul the Apostle, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Your prayers and presence are requested. Reception to follow. See diofdl.org/ordinations for additional information.