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Clergy Lenten Retreat for Carolinas

Clergy Lenten Retreat for Carolinas

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 22, 2010 at 2:03 pm Comments are Disabled

The Mission Diocese of the Carolinas had a wonderful time of bonding, fellowship, study, and worship at their Lenten Retreat for the clergy, March 10 through 12. Bishop Lilly led this great time of refreshing that was hosted at Church of the Incarnation in Black Mountain, NC. The rector ofRead More

Diocese of Florida hosts historic retreat

Diocese of Florida hosts historic retreat

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 22, 2010 at 1:54 pm Comments are Disabled

The Diocese of Florida is happy to report the success of the first ever Tres Arroyos (Three Streams)— a Three Day “Cursillo” type retreat — held by the Charismatic Episcopal Church in the United States. The retreat was held at the Chapel of Divine Mercy, DeLand, Florida. This was aRead More

Yorston Named Executive Director of Greater Columbus Right to Life

Yorston Named Executive Director of Greater Columbus Right to Life

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church, Pro-Life March 16, 2010 at 8:23 am Comments are Disabled

COLUMBUS – Greater Columbus Right to Life (GCRTL) announces today the appointment of Ruth Yorston as Executive Director of the organization. Mrs. Yorston is a former abortion facility employee who has been involved with Greater Columbus Right to Life as a volunteer. She also previously served as a board memberRead More

Report from the Philippines

Report from the Philippines

This is from a newsletter sent by Bishop Gene and Phyllis Lilly to supporters. Davao City, Philippines Dear Fellow-Workers in Christ, The work in Davao City and the surrounding area is growing by leaps and bounds. Mental is a town about 1 hour from Davao and has a new church.Read More

New IDA Mission Project

New IDA Mission Project

CEC Ministries, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 9, 2010 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

A new mission program, the African College Education Fund, or ACE Fund, has begun under the supervision of the International Development Agency (IDA). The purpose of the fund is to finance college education for selected young men and women of African national churches that are member churches the International CommunionRead More

Benefit BBQ Held at Mid-South Cathedral

Benefit BBQ Held at Mid-South Cathedral

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 9, 2010 at 9:10 am Comments are Disabled

On Saturday, February 27th, the people at The Cathedral of Christ the King in Sharpsburg, GA came together to support a member of the community at a benefit BBQ held in their new Parish Life Center. Tony Ingram, a founding member of “A Better Way” ministries, a music teacher atRead More

Patriarch Visits Open Homes Fellowship

Patriarch Visits Open Homes Fellowship

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 5, 2010 at 10:54 pm Comments are Disabled

This past Wednesday evening Archbishop Craig Bates and his wife Cathy visited Open Homes Fellowship, which is a parish of the Society of St. Dismas. Four new members of the church were confirmed into the CEC, and the Patriarch preached a powerful message of hope and encouragement to the membersRead More

Report from the Spring 2010 House of Bishops (USA)

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 4, 2010 at 4:32 pm Comments are Disabled

The North American House of Bishops (HOB) meet March 2–4, 2010 in Orlando FL. Bishops present at the meeting were Abp. Craig Bates, the Primate of the North American Church, Abp. Douglas Woodall, Bp. Douglas Kessler, Bp. Michael Davidson, Bp. Philip Weeks, Bp. Gene Lilly, Bp. David Simpson, Bp. DavidRead More

Trust God

Trust God

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 4, 2010 at 12:31 pm Comments are Disabled

This morning Archbishop Bates delivered the sermon at the Eucharist to begin the third day of the House of Bishops. The message is posted here. Archbishop Craig Bates – file photo Trust God © copyright 2010 – ICCEC. This file may not be reposted

USA House of Bishops Day 2

USA House of Bishops Day 2

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 3, 2010 at 1:31 pm Comments are Disabled

The second day of the House of Bishops meeting opened with a celebration of the Holy Eucharist, and Archbishop Bates gave the homily, which is posted below. Archbishop Craig Bates –file photo Doing God’s Will – God’s Way © copyright 2010 – ICCEC. This file may not be reposted

Archbishop Bates’ Statement to the US House of Bishops

Archbishop Bates’ Statement to the US House of Bishops

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 2, 2010 at 6:58 pm Comments are Disabled

On March 2, 2010, Archbishop Craig Bates, Primate of the North American Church made this statement to the House of Bishop’s during the opening Eucharist. Primate’s Address US House of Bishops Spring 2010 © copyright 2010 – ICCEC. This file may not be reposted Primate’s Address US House of BishopsRead More

Father Ritsbek elected Chair of Theological Commission in Estonia

Father Ritsbek elected Chair of Theological Commission in Estonia

CEC Communications, CEC misc., CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church March 1, 2010 at 12:12 am Comments are Disabled

Tallinn, Estonia Thursday, February 25, 2010, at the meeting of the Estonian Council of Churches, The Very Rev Dr Heigo Ritsbek, Vicar General of the CEC of Estonia, was unanimously elected as Chairman of the Theological Commission of The Estonian Council of Churches. The Council consists of 10 member denominations:Read More

St. Michael’s Academy Cheerleaders Take 2nd Place In West Coast Competition

St. Michael’s Academy Cheerleaders Take 2nd Place In West Coast Competition

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church February 28, 2010 at 11:06 pm Comments are Disabled

By Jennifer Perrott Juggling football, basketball, competition, and school would make anyone break, but not the Saint Michael’s Academy cheerleaders. Seven girls earned the respect of the school, community, and fellowship of Christian Cheerleaders Association. Cheering for every football game, basketball game and on Feb. 27, 2010 taking 2nd placeRead More

KidsPraise! Produces Play

KidsPraise! Produces Play

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church February 25, 2010 at 1:40 pm Comments are Disabled

For about six years, the church’s children’s group KidsPraise! has met every Wednesday night. In September 2008, the group began to discuss the idea of kings and of brides; and more specifically, the King and the Bride. As this teaching went on, the Lord impressed it upon Deacon David inRead More

Intercessor Women’s Ministry Studies Contemplative Prayer

Intercessor Women’s Ministry Studies Contemplative Prayer

CEC News, Charismatic Episcopal Church February 25, 2010 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

By Reine Bethany The Women’s Ministry of the Cathedral Church of the Intercessor has just completed a four-month Bible study that trained its participants in contemplative prayer. “Be Still,” a Bible study developed by the Willow Creek Association (willowcreek.com), shows how to incorporate contemplative prayer techniques into the busy scheduleRead More