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COMMUNITY & UNIVERSITY NEWS


Please keep the members of the Armed Forces in your prayers, especially our own Deon Carter, Christopher Childers, Kyle F. Graham, and Jabar and Kenya Lee Steward.

Please continue to furnish our Food Basket with nonperishable items.


CHURCH & DIOCESAN NEWS

The 2017 Episcopal Church Women (ECW) Fall Conference will assemble on October 6-7, 2017, at Grace Episcopal Church, Anniston, Alabama.  The theme is "Enjoying God's Creation."  The featured speaker is April Love-Fordham, author, wife, and mother. Please visit the site here for more information.

The Order of the Daughters of the King (DOK) of the Diocese of Alabama will assemble on October 21, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Birmingham, Alabama, for the 2017 Fall Assembly.  The chosen theme is "Autumn Faithfulness: Let Us Fall Into Grace!" Please visit the site here for more information.

The 2017 Camp McDowell Women's Retreat, "Lesson on Living", will be September 22-24, 2017.  The Guest Author is Patricia Sprinkle, author of Women Who Do Too Much and Children Who Do Too Little.  The Spiritual Director is The Rev. Dr. Bayse Holland-Shuey. For more information and registration information, please visit the site here.  Fees include meals, snacks, activities and lodging.

The Union of Black Episcopalians stands in the continuing tradition of more than 200 years of Black leadership fighting racism in the Episcopal Church.  For more information and an application for membership, please visit http://www.ube.org/digital_faith/campaigns/3100397

Episcopalian Migration Ministries - STAND to Support Refugees.  Donate to E.M.M. at 835 2nd Ave., New York, NY 10017


If you are an Amazon.com Shopper you now have an opportunity to support the ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama, at no additional cost.  The Amazon Smile program allows shoppers to designate .5% of the purchase price of your product.  To support the diocese, visit Amazon Smile at https://smile.amazon.com/ and log into your Amazon account.  Before beginning to shop, search for  'Protestant Episcopal Church in Diocese of Alabama' to receive donations from eligible purchases.  Amazon Smile will remember the selection, and then every eligible purchase at smile.amazon.com/ will result in a donation to the Diocese.  For additional information about using Amazon Smile to donate to the work of the Diocese of Alabama, please visit:  http://smile.amazon.com/gp/aw/ch/about