Calendar of Events

May 2021

St. Christopher's Church, 625 Main Street, Chatham, MA

June 2021

As part of its ongoing series of Zoom calls on the practical aspects of congregational leadership, the diocesan Congregational Consultants are sponsoring a one-hour session on managing investments and endowments.  It will be given twice, both at 9 a.m.:  Wednesday, June 2 (register…
As part of its ongoing series of Zoom calls on the practical aspects of congregational leadership, the diocesan Congregational Consultants are sponsoring a one-hour session on managing investments and endowments.  It will be given twice, both at 9 a.m.:  Wednesday, June 2 (register…
New transitional deacons will be ordained on Saturday, June 5 at 10:30 a.m. at Emmanuel Church in Boston, with Bishop Gayle E. Harris officiating. Due to Covid restrictions, in-person attendance is by personal invitation from ordinands only. The service will be livestreamed from the Cathedral…

St. Gabriel's Church, 124 Front Street, Marion, MA

Jesus calls us to fullness of life (John 10:10), yet many of us feel anything but fully alive – we may feel melancholy, distracted, anxious or numb. This June 12 morning retreat via Zoom will explore ways of prayer that make us available to the healing and enlivening power of the Spirit. The first…
As congregations start to regather, the diocesan Lifespan Ministry with Older Adults invites participation in a conversation on becoming an age-friendly and dementia-friendly congregation, through an interactive Zoom-based discussion on Saturday, June 12 from 9:30-10:30 a.m., with…

St. Barnabas's Church, 91 Main Street, Falmouth, MA

On Saturday, June 12 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Barnabas’s Church in Falmouth will host a "Car Trunk Sale" to benefit the church, celebrate the patron Saint Barnabas and give people a chance to sell unwanted goods and items from the trunk of their car. To benefit the church, there…
On Sunday, June 13, the Diocese of Massachusetts will celebrate “Diaconate Sunday.” Congregations are invited to request a deacon to preach on June 13, when the Church celebrates St. Efrem the Syrian, a deacon venerated in both Eastern and Western traditions. Diaconate Sunday is an opportunity to…
Clergy Professional Development Days in 2021 will be offered online via Zoom for all diocesan clergy, in two parts (each part offered four times).  All diocesan clergy are encouraged to register for a Part I session (being offered in conjunction with the Diocese of Western Massachusetts);…