Exciting Mission Update: Kibungo Diocese Clergy Training

Students at the Kibungo Diocesan Headquarters before their departure to seminary. During his visit to the Diocese of the South this past summer, Bishop Emmanuel Ntazinda of the Kibungo Diocese in Rwanda shared several possible projects that would help resolve immediate needs in their community. One project is sponsoring church pastors in obtaining their seminary […]

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A “Thank You” and Update from Rev. Sandi’s Rwanda Visit

Bishop Francis Karemera upon his enthronement, with Archbishop Laurent Mbanda, Rwanda “What a joy it was to be back in Rwanda after 10 long years! It is said to be one of the safest countries in Africa… the GAFCON Bishops meeting will be held there June 2020,” says Rev. Deacon Sandi Harding, who serves at […]

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New Wineskins Experiences from Around the Diocese

The New Wineskins Missionary Network hosted its ninth Global Mission Conference at the end of September, drawing missionaries, laity, and clergy from around the world. We asked a number of those in the Diocese of the South who attended the conference to share their thoughts and experiences. “I was in awe and wonder at all that […]

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Share Your Ministry at the Annual Lay Leaders Gathering!

Lay Leaders Gathering during Synod 2018. All lay people of the Diocese of the South are warmly invited to attend the Lay Leaders Gathering at the Mission Matters Conference & Synod 2019, which will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 8 of the conference. The gathering this year will be a roundtable-style event […]

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Songwriting at Synod and Beyond, with Musician Rachel Wilhelm

Rachel Wilhelm leading musical worship at Synod 2018; Archbishop Foley Beach worships in background. “I’ve been writing songs from Scripture since I was a girl, and am still learning the craft as I go. It’s not as easy as we may think, but there are ways to make it simpler.” Singer/songwriter Rachel Wilhelm will lead […]

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