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Health Benefit Open Enrollment Meetings

There are changes to the benefit options for 2017. Some plans are being eliminated and you will need to select a new health plan. The Diocesan office is holding 2 open enrollment meetings for all benefit eligible clergy and lay staff - Thursday, October 20 at The Episcopal Center, Live Oak, starting at 10:30am & Friday, October 21 at the Diocesan Office, Jacksonville, starting at 10:30am. Lunch will be provided. RSVP by October 7 to Karen Belson at kbelson@diocesefl.org
 
 

Spiritual Companioning Workshop

A workshop is being held by The Rev. Beth Tjoflat, Vicar of Church Without Walls, on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at St. Mark's, Jacksonville. The workshop will introduce you to the concept of walking alongside "the other." Limited to 25 participants.
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Enriching Your Retirement Workshop

This workshop is for all retired clergy, their spouses and surviving spouses in the Episcopal Diocese of Florida. The workshop will be led by the Rev. Laura Queen, Vice President of the Pastoral Care and Education team of The Church Pension Group.
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Fall Clergy Conference Names Speaker

On October 17-18, The Rev. Dr. Jason Fout, Associate Professor of Anglican Theology and the Acting Dean of Bexley Seabury, will be the guest speaker and workshop leader at the Annual Fall Clergy Conference. The event will take place at the Episcopal Center at Camp Weed.
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Lay Leadership Development Series begins October 22

The Bishop's Institute for Ministry & Leadership will offer a series of 8 workshops for lay leaders in their churches beginning in October 2016 through 2017. The first workshop will kick off October 22 at The Episcopal Center, Live Oak led by The Very Rev. Frank Limehouse, former Dean of the Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham, AL.
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2017 Diocesan Convention Dates Moved to March 23-25 in Jacksonville

The 174th Diocesan Convention will be held in Jacksonville March 23-25, 2017. The Right Reverend and Right Honourable Richard Chartres, Bishop of London, will give the keynote address to the assembly. Dates for nominations and resolutions and venue information will be announced soon.