Beyond the Close: Episcopal Church New Community Gathering: March 13-16, 2014

Registration is now open for the popular Episcopal Church New Community Gathering, March 13-16, 2014.

 The theme for event is "Together, Advancing the Sacred Dream." Sponsored by the Episcopal Church Diversity and Ethnic Ministries Team, plenary and workshop topics will provide opportunities for clergy and lay people to explore advocacy and mission in ethnic ministries. The 2014 gathering will continue the work of the first New Community Gathering in 2012: "Reclaiming our Mission; Reinterpreting Our Contexts and Renewing Our Communities.”"

Also included will be ethnic-specific meetings, inter-ethnic and cross cultural conversations, and multicultural banquet and worship celebrations.

 The event will be held at Kanuga Conference Center, Hendersonville, NC. Registration is available here, and does not include transportation to Kanuga: https://kanuga.wufoo.com/forms/new-community-clergy-and-lay-conference/

Scholarships are available to ethnic delegates on a first come, first served basis; check the registration information. Please note: applicants check with individual dioceses and/or provinces for possible travel scholarship opportunities before requesting for a scholarship from one of offices on the Diversity and Ethnic Ministries Team.