Blog Post

Territory acknowledgement prepared by Episcopal Maine Youth

https://episcopalmaine.org/youth-territory-acknowledgement/

This territory acknowledgement was prepared in honor of Indigenous Peoples’ Day. It was written by a group of middle schoolers from Episcopal Maine Youth who gathered on Zoom to better understand and map the history...

Event

Prayer Service for Trans Youth

https://episcopalmaine.org/event/prayer-service-for-trans-youth/

The Episcopal Diocese of Maine actively affirms the full inclusion of LGBTQ+ people in all sacraments and levels of leadership. We strive to create a safe, open, and affirming environment for everyone. In doing so, we...

Event

EYE 2023

https://episcopalmaine.org/event/eye-2023/

EYE, The Episcopal Youth Event, will be held July 4-8, 2023, at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland. This event is open to Episcopal youth in grades 9-12 during the 2022-23 academic year...

Event

Visitation & Celebration of New Ministry – St. Margaret’s, Belfast

https://episcopalmaine.org/event/celebration-of-new-ministry-belfast/

Bishop Brown visits St. Margaret’s, Belfast. Please contact the church for details. A Celebration of New Ministry with St. Margaret’s in Belfast and The Rev. Barbara Briggs will take place at 3:30 pm that afternoon.

Blog Post

Episcopal Maine Youth ice fishing success

https://episcopalmaine.org/episcopal-maine-youth-ice-fishing-success/

Episcopal Maine Youth met with huge ice fishing was success in February! They give a big thank you to their fearless leader, Macauley, for taking them out to Pleasant Pond in Litchfield. They caught plenty...

Event

Celebration of New Ministry – The Rev. Amanda Gerken-Nelson & St. Bart’s, Yarmouth

https://episcopalmaine.org/event/celebration-of-new-ministry-the-rev-amanda-gerken-nelson-st-barts-yarmouth/

A Celebration of New Ministry with St. Bartholomew’s in Yarmouth and Amanda Gerken-Nelson will take place on June 12, 2022 at 4:00 pm.

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Deacon Formation Program

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/deacon-formation-program/

A person called to minister in deacons' orders will be a faithful, worshiping member of an Episcopal congregation in Maine. Such persons will exhibit spiritual maturity, compassion, and flexibility; they will exhibit a servant's heart and spirit, and will work well in a supervised context.

Event

Cycle of Prayer

https://episcopalmaine.org/event/cycle-of-prayer-16/

Please join the diocese in praying for St. John’s, Bangor and for Episcopal Maine Youth Ministry participants and leaders.

Resource

New Initiative Fund Grants

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/new-initiative-fund-grants/

New Initiative Fund grants from Diocesan Council are available to support your call to mission!  Each congregation, diocesan committee, or program group in the Diocese of Maine is eligible to apply for funding to support new ministries, expand existing ministries in new directions, or to discern ministry possibilities in their community.

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United Thank Offering (UTO)

https://episcopalmaine.org/resources/uto/

United Thank Offering (UTO) The United Thank Offering is a ministry of the Episcopal Church that encourages the personal spiritual practice of gratitude in support of the mission of the whole church. UTO encourages people...