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Applications available for 2021 New Ventures in Community Ministry Grants

June 16, 2020

These grants are geared to inspiring congregations to dare great things for God by developing new ministries and visions in response to changing social needs throughout the diocese.

Ordination of Mary Moloney Haggerty

June 13, 2020

An invitation to the ordination of Mary Moloney Haggerty to the Sacred Order of Priests, July 11, 2020.

A Conversation with the Rev. Canon Kelly Brown Douglas

June 10, 2020

The Rev. Canon joined the clergy of the Diocese of Missouri, West Missouri and Central States Synod, ELCA in a Zoom discussion of the our role in healing the racial inequalities in our church and our country.

Ask the Rev. Doctor Maria

June 10, 2020

Where are we with the development of a vaccine to COVID-19? The Rev. Doctor Maria Evans responds to the big question on everyone's mind.

Interfaith Candlelight Vigil Prayer

June 09, 2020

The public is invited to an interfaith prayer service to support Black America.

Countdown to Ordination: The Bishop's Vestments

June 09, 2020

When he is ordained on June 13, our new bishop will don a beautiful red silk chasuble that reflects the history of the church along with his own personal history.

Getting to know our bishop-elect

June 09, 2020

Get a closer look at the man preparing to become the 11th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Missouri.

Sexual Misconduct Survey

June 09, 2020

The Episcopal Church invites all to participate in a survey about sexual misconduct in our denomination.

A Statement from the Diocesan Commission for Dismantling Racism

June 06, 2020

We stand in solidarity with all those whose righteous demands for justice ring in the streets. We also call upon our community to continue its commitment and work to dismantle racism through action, self-reflection, education, and prayer.

A Statement from the Bishop-elect

June 05, 2020

Bishop-elect Deon Johnson shares his thoughts on the painful events surrounding the killing of George Floyd.

Reflections on the Life of a Black Man in America

June 04, 2020

The Rev. Chester Hines shares a personal reflection about racial relationships, liberty and justice for all.

Countdown to Ordination: The Bishop's Crosier

June 03, 2020

One of the most recognizable symbols of a bishop is their staff, or crosier. When the Rev. Deon Johnson becomes our 11th bishop, he will receive an official diocesan crosier and two new staffs to remind him of his past, present and future.

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