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ECWH Sets Up First Site in Philippines

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…
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December 11, 2008 0

Good News Bibles Needed for Malawi

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…
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October 24, 2008 0

1248 Theological Books for Liberia

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…
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October 1, 2008 0

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

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…
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August 29, 2008 0

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

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…
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August 28, 2008 0

Another Container to Liberia

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…
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August 19, 2008 0

St Andrew’s Cathedral Youth Volunteer at SPCK/USA

Twenty-eight youth and four adults from St Andrew’s (Jackson, MS), the Cathedral in the City, descended on the Sewanee mountain this week. Led by the Dean of the Cathedral, The Very Rev Edward O’Connor, these virbrant and exciting youth spent 2 1/2 hours working in the SPCK/USA warehouse. What can 28 youth and 4 adults…
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July 29, 2008 0

Institute for Worship Studies, Orange Park, FL

SPCK/USA received the following letter from IWS: Dear Patti Joy, I hope you are doing well and your ministry is continuing to thrive. Thank you once again for the additional books you have given to IWS … You and SPCK have been such an incredible blessing to us in helping us establish our library. We…
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June 9, 2008 0

Letter from Bro Peter Daino

“Dear SPCK, Patti Joy Posan we are very grateful for the 200 Bibles SPCK sent to us. I wrote already, but as we begin a New Year living the Word, I wanted once more to THANK YOU! Bro Peter Daino” Bro Daino founded M.I.R.A.C.L.E. (Marianist Institute of Rural Artisans for Christian Life Education) in 1999…
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February 12, 2008 0

Holy Cross-St Christopher’s Huntsville AL

The parish bears the names of the congregations that merged to form it in 1976. In December of 1954, eight faculty members of Alabama A&M College (now University), a historically black institution, petitioned The Rt Rev George Murray for worship space near the campus. A trailer was soon provided that served as the chapel until…
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February 12, 2008 0