Resources for Building Congregations

Advent resources

Just before Advent each year, we compile a list of new churchwide resources and local parish Advent programs, study, services and quiet days.

Episcopal Asset Map

Learn about the Asset Map of the Episcopal Church, a listing of resources and ministry around the church. All diocesan congregations have a listing on the map.

Bishop's visitations

About every year and a half, Bishop Wayne visits each parish, mission, and campus ministry in the diocese.

for Clergy

Specifically of interest to the ordained clergy canonically resident or licensed in this diocese.


Copyright basics for churches, licenses, and licensing agencies. Much of this material from the 2012 annual communicators conference.

Diocesan Alcohol policy

The current policy, approved by Diocesan Convention.

Diocesan logo

Guidelines for use of the diocesan logo.

Employee Assistance Program

EAP and Pastoral Care through Care and Counseling and CIGNA.

Fresh Start

In this diocese Fresh Start is a program for transitioning clergy.

Lent, Ash Wednesday

Many of our churches offer programs, series, quiet days, and retreats in Lent. This page compiles those events and resources from around the wider church.

Liturgy and Worship

Online resources for daily prayer and worship.

MOCA list

The Missouri Clergy Association maintains an email listserv for diocesan clergy.

Congregational Development

Online resources for building congregations.

Prayer cycles

Each Sunday, members of this diocese pray for one another, for our brothers and sisters in our companion diocese of Lui, South Sudan, and in the worldwide Anglican communion.


AV equipment for loan to diocesan members.

Supply priests

A current contact list for supply clergy in the diocese.

Vacation Bible School

In late spring we gather as much information about the vacation Bible schools happening around the diocese as possible.

Holy Week, Easter, Eastertide

Diocesan parish Holy Week and Easter services, special music, studies, events, social justice actions, retreats, in this time from Holy Week through the end of Eastertide (50 days after Easter) This page compiles those events and resources from around the wider church.

Big Provincial Gathering 2019

Communications workshop handouts and links