Day: December 21, 2015

Church of England could close thousands of churches in 2016

Church of England could close thousands of churches in 2016

Photo of St Mary’s, Newington In a BBC video, the Revd Cannon Giles Fraser talks about the high cost of securing the steeple for St Mary’s, Newington, and says that clergy forced to manage buildings are left without the time needed to evangelize and proclaim the Gospel. From the video: “It’s not about the buildings. It’s […]

Press Release: Peter Bergstrom retires from 10 year post as Executive Director of Episcopal Camps & Conference Centers

Press Release: Peter Bergstrom retires from 10 year post as Executive Director of Episcopal Camps & Conference Centers

Citing health problems, Peter Bergstrom announced his retirement, naming Bill Slocumb as his replacement. From the press release: I retired from Camp Stevens in 2012, and now it is time for me to fully retire. I have had pulmonary fibrosis for the past 8 years. It has not been much of a problem for me […]