Missionary Blogs

  • Another Big One Wednesday
    Yesterday started a little slowly — too much Dominican coffee during Tuesday’s meeting made for a rocky night in the sleep department. But, I finally did get going, in time for the weekly Holy Communion ... read more
    By: Tom McGowan – Dominican RepublicPosted: 2019-05-16
    3 months ago
  • Big Day Tuesday
    As the school year winds down (a world-wide phenomenon for teachers and administrators, whether they speak English or Spanish), La Junta de Educacion held a retreat for Rectores y administradores at La Oficina Diocesana. The ... read more
    By: Tom McGowan – Dominican RepublicPosted: 2019-05-15
    3 months ago
  • Monday, Monday
    Work, work, work . . . Busy, busy, busy . . . I hardly had a moment to myself. Well, sort of. Monday was definitely a work day. I wrote a summary of our activities ... read more
    By: Tom McGowan – Dominican RepublicPosted: 2019-05-14
    3 months ago
  • Penultimatum
    In these last three weeks of my fellowship in Jerusalem, I recognize that there are many things that I am seeing, doing, eating and even saying for some of the final times. Not ... read more
    By: Della Wager Wells – JerusalemPosted: 2019-05-11
    3 months ago
  • The first and second week of Easter
    We’ve had an eventful couple of weeks. Georgie and I met this afternoon over tea in the garden and decided that it ... read more
    By: Della Wager Wells – JerusalemPosted: 2019-05-04
    4 months ago
  • Misconceptions
    A couple months ago I got to visit Butbut Proper with some representatives from the diocese of Westminster, Canada (a few pictured above). ... read more
    By: Mitchel Bibelheimer – PhilippinesPosted: 2019-05-03
    4 months ago
  • Spring Renewal, My Renewal
    Happy belated Easter, spring, and sun! Spring has finally shown its face in Liverpool and I’ve been told many times to enjoy the sun now, because it “definitely won’t last” and to “not get my ... read more
    By: Madeline Roberts – EnglandPosted: 2019-04-30
    4 months ago
  • Holy Week, Easter, and Pascua Juvenil
    What a pleasure to be apart of Holy Week and Pascua Juvenil (Youth Easter Event) in the Episcopal Diocese of Puerto Rico. Pascua Juvenil is a four day event beginning on Maundy Thursday ending on ... read more
    By: Lydia Pendleton – Puerto RicoPosted: 2019-04-22
    4 months ago
  • More pictures – Centre Tèt Ansanm is taking shape!
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    By: Donnel and Janet O’Flynn – HaitiPosted: 2019-04-20
    4 months ago
  • Evangelism is highlighted at Global Mission Conference in Dominican Republic
    “We try to combine evangelism with social action,” said Bishop Moisés Quesada Mota in explaining the approach of Episcopalians in ... read more
    By: Titus Presler – PakistanPosted: 2019-04-12
    4 months ago
  • FSRL, better-than-ever! (We have a clinic!)
    The next-to-last post was sort of a cliff-hanger: when will FSRL get back to normal?  The answer is that we are back in business, even though with some changes.  I got back to my desk ... read more
    By: Donnel and Janet O’Flynn – HaitiPosted: 2019-04-12
    4 months ago
  • Community visit (Dagadag)
    Charlotte and I left Bontoc at about 8am (I was running a little late).read more
    By: Mitchel Bibelheimer – PhilippinesPosted: 2019-03-27
    5 months ago
  • March MADSness
    Lots of things have been happening since my last post. I’ve finally been allowed to lead my own tours of the cathedral to visiting students, and recently the education department has wrapped up a busy ... read more
    By: Madeline Roberts – EnglandPosted: 2019-03-27
    5 months ago
  • Bible Carrying Episcopalians
    Right after I told Heran to go make Padi Elvie smile.I have grown up in a time where it is hard to avoid all ... read more
    By: Mitchel Bibelheimer – PhilippinesPosted: 2019-03-14
    5 months ago
  • Our Rule of Life
    A Happy (very belated!) Christmas from the three Tsedaqah interns, Felicity, Sam, and me!This month’s blog is a little bit different from previous entries. Rather than a play by play of my going on’s for the ... read more
    By: Madeline Roberts – EnglandPosted: 2019-02-19
    6 months ago