Why Serve

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March 27, 2017

Young adults of color are invited to examine their gifts and explore opportunities at an Episcopal Church retreat, Why Serve 2017, Monday, June 12 to Thursday, June 15.

Sponsored by the Episcopal Church Department of Ethnic Ministries, Why Serve 2017 will be held at Bexley Seabury,...

March 27, 2017

Los jóvenes adultos de color están invitados a examinar sus dones y explorar oportunidades en un retiro de la Iglesia Episcopal, Por qué servir 2017, del lunes 12 de junio al jueves, 15 de junio.

Patrocinado por el Departamento de los Ministerios Étnicos de la Iglesia Episcopal, Por qué...

January 26, 2015

By: Byron Sloan

Having heard and learned a little about service programs, like the Episcopal Service Corps, in a non-diverse setting, my interest in applying peaked soon after the workshop had finished. But being surrounded by people of color who are or have served in the ESC or YASC, and hearing their stories...

January 26, 2015

By: Caressa James

Lo que principalmente creo que aprendí fue que yo no estoy sola cuando digo que a veces lucho. Lucho por equilibrar el trabajo, la escuela y mis obligaciones dentro de la iglesia. Soy un ser humano muy apasionado y a menudo quedo atrapada en la indecisión cuando se trata de lo que realmente...

January 26, 2015

By: Jenna Stevens, By: Stephanie Moe

Jenna Stevens, Dinyee Tribu, Fairbanks, Alaska; Bachiller en especialidad de Tecnología en la Universidad de Alaska, Fairbanks

El concepto que me llevé conmigo de la conferencia Por Qué Servir fue el de la identificación. Por Qué Servir ha traído a mi vida un montón de luz que no...

January 26, 2015

By: Melissa Chapman Skinner

¿Alguna vez has oído la expresión: "Estabas destinada a estar allí"? No creo que realmente nunca entendiera lo que eso significaba hasta que asistí a la conferencia Por Qué Servir del 2014. Espere, tal vez debería decir hasta que FINALMENTE asistí a la conferencia Por Qué Servir del 2014. Verá...

January 26, 2015

By: Caressa James

What I felt that I learned the most was that I’m not alone when I say that I sometimes struggle. I struggle with balancing work, school and my duties within the church. I’m a very passionate human being and I often get caught between indecision when it comes to what I want to really do and what...

January 26, 2015

By: Byron Sloan

Después de haber escuchado y aprendido un poco acerca de los programas de servicio, como el Cuerpo de Servicio Episcopal, en un entorno no-diverso, mi interés en aplicar aumentó cuando terminó el taller. Pero al estar rodeado de gente de color que está o ha servido en el ESC o en YASC, y...

January 26, 2015

By: Jenna Stevens, By: Stephanie Moe

Jenna Stevens, Dinyee Tribe, Fairbanks, Alaska; Bachelors of Technology major at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks

The concept that I took away from the Why Serve conference was identification. Why Serve has brought a lot of light into my life that I didn’t expect to come as an...

January 26, 2015

By: Melissa Chapman Skinner

Have you ever heard the expression “You were meant to be there”? I don’t think I really ever understood what that meant until I attended Why Serve 2014. Wait, maybe I should say until I FINALLY attended the Why Serve 2014 conference. You see, a few years back, while living in North Dakota, two...

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