- Light and life for all - Remembering lyrics of Charles Wesley and Bruce Springsteen, Bishop David Bard, reflects on the nature of darkness and light. Looking ahead, he forecasts "The new year will not be dull."… … Continue Reading Light and life for all
- JFON – MI assists flight to freedom - The first in a series of stories featuring the work of JFON - MI (Justice For Our Neighbors – Michigan) and their clinics in Detroit, Dearborn, Grand Rapids, Traverse City,… … Continue Reading JFON – MI assists flight to freedom
- Interim D.S. appointed to Central Bay - The Rev. Jeffrey R. Maxwell will begin service as the interim Superintendent of the Central Bay District on January 1, 2020. Bishop David Bard will soon appoint a permanent D.S.… … Continue Reading Interim D.S. appointed to Central Bay
Disaffiliation process finalized
In mid-June the Conference Board of Trustees provided a status of the process and advised that the formal disaffiliation agreement was planned to be available August 1, 2019. In keeping with that schedule the board has met, discussed, and concluded the work on determination of the terms and conditions for that agreement.
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2019 Advent Message
As part of his annual Episcopal Advent Message and Appeal, Bishop David Bard poses the question, "What are you waiting for?" The season of Advent begins Sunday, December 1st. This year, the Bishop's Advent Appeal will support international and domestic disaster relief and support disaster relief in Michigan.