Category Archives: South Africa

William Wilberforce, Anthony Ashley Cooper, and Serving God

Our guest blogger today is Stephen Smith of the Diocese of California. Currently a senior at Virginia Theological Seminary, Stephen served as a missionary in Grahamstown, South Africa with the Young Adult Service Corps. During Stephen’s two years in South … Continue reading

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The wisdom of little people

World Mission Sunday is February 15!  To prepare ourselves to celebrate the many ways in which The Episcopal Church participates in God’s mission around the world, we present these blogs from our missionaries. Guest Blogger: Ryan Zavacky from the diocese … Continue reading

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African bishops and The Episcopal Church issue communique

Excerpt: “Friends walk together.  Friends go the distance together.  Friends make music together.  Friends of Jesus love each other just as he commanded (v. 14).  Friends share their needs and their gifts, their burdens and their joys.  Over the years … Continue reading

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YASCer Holly Milburn Arrives in Cape Town!

Holly is taller than most people. She loves UK basketball and Beyonce. New York City stole her heart when she moved there to serve in the Episcopal Service Corps. What a conflict it would be if Cape Town did the … Continue reading

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Jared Grant Departs for Lesotho

Jared Grant (Diocese of Western North Carolina) graduated from Appalachian State University in May with a BA in Appalachian Studies. He will serve in the Diocese of Lesotho, in the Anglican Province of Southern Africa, where he will work at … Continue reading

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Cameron Spoor is in South Africa!

Cameron Spoor, who hails from the Diocese of Texas, just arrived in South Africa today. He holds a B.S. in Psychology and a M. Ed. in Educational Psychology, both from Texas A&M University in College Station. He will be spending … Continue reading

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