Image above and on front-page mastheads: Christmas Morning by Virginia Wieringa.
Day: December 24, 2013
Merry Christmas from the gang at Episcopal Café:
There are reports coming out of Nigeria just now that retired Nigerian archbishop, the Rt. Rev. Peter Akinola, was kidnapped this afternoon while at the youth training center he founded in Abeokuta.
In what some are calling the biggest miracle in Bethlehem since the birth of Jesus, the three churches that share responsibility for the Nativity church put aside centuries of tense relations this past year to ensure the job gets done.
Reflection on The Reverend David Sellery, Author, Resource Creator and Retreat Leader. Committed to a vocation that focuses on encountering God in the midst of everyday life, I serve as an Episcopal priest who seeks to proclaim the good news of God in Christ in worship, pastoral care, education, stewardship, congregational development and community outreach, …