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SE/SC Region Convocation: Pastoral Care Giving & Receiving

November 18, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

SE and SC Region Convocation: Pastoral Care Giving and Receiving

Saturday, November 18 · 8am – 12:30pm EST
We are all called to be pastors to & with one another. Come explore some ways we are doing this, and ways we might grow in this ministry

Christ Episcopal Church
11 Park Street Guilford, CT 06437


Come discover and grow in ways you are engaging in this ministry of love — and ways you might be called to offer God’s love to others!

8:00a.m.: Registration and Light breakfast food

8:45a.m.: Opening notes on Holy Listening from Lilian Revel, Lay Associate for Pastoral Care at Trinity on the Green, New Haven

9:30 a.m. & 10:30a.m.: Time to attend two of the following workshops:

  • How do you function pastorally in a parish without clergy in place? Led by Joseph Carroll of St. Luke’s, New Haven, and Mary Bawza of St. James’, Preston.
  • Grief: What to say and what not to say. Led by The Rev. Angela Rowley , Priest Associate of St. Peter’s Milford.
  • Offering prayers for healing Led by The Rev. Ron Steed, Deacon at St. Andrew’s, Madison, and Joanne Halstead, Church of the Holy Spirit, West Haven
  • Eucharistic Visitor Training Led by The Rev. Pat Jackson and the Rev. Liz Knauff, Deacons
  • Palliative and Hospice Care: Expressive arts as an alternative to words. Led by Dan Taylor-Stypa, St. John’s, Essex.

11:30a.m. Closing worship


November 18, 2023
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
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