The Diocese of Albany is One Church fulfilling the Great Commandment
and the Great Commission, moving from membership to discipleship; equipping,
emboldening, and sending disciples to make disciples.
Come to Convention and -
Let your light so shine before others, that they may see your
good works and glorify your Father in heaven. - Matthew 5:16
The 149th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Albany is fast
approaching! We've got a great line-up of workshops where you can learn to shine, and we're continuing to add more.
There are so many opportunities to learn how to shine! Here's a sample:
The Call to Forgive
As Christians we are called to forgive. We may learn this, even know this completely...
Lessons in Healing Ministry: Cross Cultural Insights
This workshop focuses on how to "equip the saints for ministry" in a cross cultural setting...
Desert that Blooms, Darkness that Shines: The Way of Contemplation
In the Christian worldview, the completeness of human life is not measured by how much one can
achieve or acquire or any success we may enjoy...
Keeping Faith in Mind
This workshop provides basic information that everyone needs to know about memory loss issues...
Discipleship, Jesus' Way: The 3 - 12 - 70 Plan
This workshop will focus on Jesus' 3-12-70 plan of being Christ's ambassadors who... "let their light shine
before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father who is in heaven."
Let Your Light Shine Through the Haiti-Episcopal Church Relationship
Let your light shine in support of Haiti ministries! Fr. Jean-Jacques Deravil is here to talk about Haiti
The registration deadline is May 31st - so don't procrastinate! Save your place now!
Want to volunteer at Convention but you've already registered? You can still volunteer!
Do you or your church have a ministry or a mission that you want the rest of the Diocese to know about, but
you're not sure how to get the word out? The Convention hosts more than 700 people from around the Diocese, in
addition to VIP guests and others! You can reserve a table in the Exhibit Hall and tell everyone about your
ministry or mission.
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Ordination to the Sacred Order of Deacons
Date: Saturday, June 3rd Place:St. George's
912 NY Route 146 Clifton Park, NY 12065 Time: 11:00 a.m. Note change of time and location!
The Revs. Tom and Elizabeth Papazoglakis (Rector and Associate Rector) Date: Saturday, June 3rd Place:St. George's
912 NY Route 146 Clifton Park, NY 12065 Time: 4:30 p.m.
The Very Reverend Leander Harding (Dean) Date: Sunday, June 4th Place:Cathedral of All Saints
62 South Swan Street Albany, NY 12210 Time: 3:00 p.m.
149th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Albany
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