ECWH Sets Up First Site in Philippines

Posted by on Dec 11, 2008 in uncatorigized | 0 comments

John Ogden, a trustee of SPCK/USA and a member of the support team of Episcopal Church Web Hosting (ECWH) announces that their first web site in the Philippines is active. ECWH is an all-volunteer mission of SPCK/USA in partnership with Dragon Networks. ECWH provides free web assistance and hosting to Episcopal organizations. Hello, I am member of the parish of St. James Episcopal Church in Talisay City, Cebu, Philippines. We are a very small church trying to reach out to Episcopalians and Anglicans in the community. Our Rector, Reverend Manuel Manuel B. Gunzi asked for my help in creating...

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Good News Bibles Needed for Malawi

Posted by on Oct 24, 2008 in uncatorigized | 0 comments

For many years SPCK/USA has worked with Brother Peter Daino to provide Good News Bibles for orphans in Malawi. Certainly there are Good News Bibles out there that you or your parish might be willing to donated to the orphans in Karonga, Malawi. Just remember to send a donation with your Bibles to help cover the cost of shipping. We just received the following letter from Bro Daino: “Blessings and greetings from Karonga, Malawi! I pray that everything is going well for you in Tennessee. We are working hard here in Karonga and believe that we are making a...

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1248 Theological Books for Liberia

Posted by on Oct 1, 2008 in uncatorigized | 0 comments

Another container leaves for Liberia for the port in Charleston on October 20th. Through The Rev James Yarsiah, St Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Charleston, SPCK/USA was asked to donate theological books from the Adopt-A-Seminary Program. SPCK/USA’s Executive Director and her husband worked for three days in the warehouse sorting and packing books for the Seth C Edwards Theological Institute covering: theololgy, Old & New Testament studies, pastoral theology, systematic theology, church history, spirituality, Anglican history, and books on philosophy, psychology, anthropology. Over 1248 books were packed in 37 boxes and shipped to the port in Charleston. Just today we received...

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SPCK/USA Reaches Out to Diocese of Kajo Keji Through Their Partnership with the Diocese of Bethlehem

Posted by on Aug 29, 2008 in uncatorigized | 0 comments

Weston Vogel is a trustee of SPCK/USA and lives in the Diocese of Bethlehem. At the Annual Meeting of SPCK/USA in April 2008, Wes asked if the Board would consider getting involved in providing Christian resources to the Diocese of Kajo-Keji in the Sudan. A motion was passed which reads, “To support as a new project, at no cost to SPCK/USA, the Diocese of Bethlehem (PA) in their on-going project in Kajo-Keji.” Just this past week SPCK/USA packed and is ready to ship to the Diocese of Bethlehem 100 Bibles, vestments, and children’s books to their distribution warehouse to...

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Books Donated to Adopt-A-Seminary From Around the Country

Posted by on Aug 28, 2008 in uncatorigized | 0 comments

Just in the past month the volunteers and seminarians that help with the Adopt-A-Seminary program of SPCK/USA have processed donations of over 1,800 theological books with a value of over $20,000. To each and every donor, it is so gratifying to us who work with this program to see theological books coming to us from around the country! We know you treasure your books and, we appreciate you entrusting them to SPCK/USA. Your books will enrich the lives of many in Bible Colleges, schools, and seminaries around the world. These books have come to our warehouse from around the...

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Another Container to Liberia

Posted by on Aug 19, 2008 in uncatorigized | 0 comments

SPCK/USA received the following letter from The Rev James Yarsiah, rector of St Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC. SPCK has worked with Fr James since early 2004 in providing theological books, children’s Christian education materials, and vestments to the Episcopal Church in Liberia. Now another container is being prepared for shipment. The new bishop of Liberia has asked athan B. B. Hart. He was consecrated on February 2, 2008. He has made this request for 1940 Hymnals. Check your parish, your diocese, your own library – if you have any to donate to this shipment, please call SPCK/USA...

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