World Mission Sunday

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February 3, 2015

By: episcoglobal

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: Rachel McDaniel from the diocese of West...

February 2, 2015

By: episcoglobal

Young Adult Missionary Fred Addy at Hogar Escuela in Costa Rica.

World Mission Sunday is an opportunity each year for Episcopal churches to celebrate worldwide ministry, and to think about the implication of our Baptismal promise to “seek and serve Christ in all persons,” (BCP...

January 29, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

Traditionally celebrated on the last Sunday after Epiphany, World Mission Sunday in 2015 is February 15 in The Episcopal Church.

The purpose of World Mission Sunday is to focus on the global impact of the Baptismal Covenant’s call to “seek and serve Christ in all persons” (Book of Common...

February 10, 2012

[Oficial de Asuntos Públicos] El Domingo de Misión Mundial 2012 en la Iglesia Episcopal se centrará en la Misión es transformacional.

El Domingo de Misión Mundial, siempre celebrado el último domingo después de Epifanía, es 19 de febrero. La observancia anual fue designada para...

February 10, 2012

 

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs] The 2012 World Mission Sunday in the Episcopal Church will focus on Mission Is Transformational.

World Mission Sunday, always observed the last Sunday after Epiphany, is February 19. The annual observation was designated to increase...

February 1, 2010

The church's work around the world is as important as its work around the corner. To increase awareness of – and participation in – the wider global mission of the church, the last Sunday in Epiphany is designated as World Mission Sunday. Episcopal News Service Weekly bulletin inserts for...

January 20, 2010

The focus for 2010 World Mission Sunday, celebrated on Sunday, Feb. 14, will be "World Mission and the Environment."

"Observance of World Mission Sunday is an opportunity for congregations and dioceses to participate in the wider global mission of the church," said Michael Schut, the...

November 4, 2007

"Extending God's Grace to Everyone, Everywhere" will be the theme of World Mission Sunday 2008, to be observed on February 3. Based on 2 Corinthians 4:15, "Yes, everything is for your sake, so that grace, as it extends to more and more people, may increase thanksgiving, to the glory of God,"...

January 21, 2007

World Mission Sunday 2007 will be observed on February 18 and will celebrate the ministry of young people in global mission with the theme "Proclaim God's Wondrous Deeds." Through Young Adult Service Corps (YASC), mission trips, pilgrimages, and other mission efforts, young Episcopalians in the...

May 1, 2005

The major lectionary theme of the last Sunday of the Epiphany season is the Christological mystery of the Transfiguration. While the connection to World Mission Sunday may not seem obvious, in fact the Standing Commission on World Mission deliberately chose this Sunday because of the...

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