Category Archives: Youth

International Day of the Girl Child

October 11th is International Day of the Girl Child, one of the newest United Nations days of observance. The Reverend Heather Melton, who serves as the Missioner for the United Thank Offering and is the mother of one-year-old twin girls, … Continue reading

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Ending Violence Against Our Children

Our guest blogger today, Human Rights Day, is Yvonne O’Neal, a member of the L.O.V.E. (Liberate Ourselves, Value Everyone) Task Force on Non-Violent Living at the Church of the Holy Trinity in New York, NY. My Facebook friends know that … Continue reading

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Presiding Bishop Speaks to the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

James Otis Sargent Huntington 25 November 2013 Chapel of Christ the Lord Opening of 16 Days Against Gender Violence   The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori Presiding Bishop and Primate The Episcopal Church Today we mark both the feast of … Continue reading

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God Is At The Heart Of All We Have Done: The Liverpool Virginia Youth Pilgrimage

“The pilgrimage has been inspiring and uplifting. We have learned, we have experienced, we have worshipped, we have struggled, and we have partied. The best thing about it is that God is at the heart of all we have done. … Continue reading

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