The Process of Sowing Seeds: Reflections From Springfield

Springfield recently concluded their community-wide program, "Becoming Beloved Community: A Six-Part Series on the Challenge of Racial Division in Springfield". Regular attendance was estimated...

Justice Weekends + Just Mercy

To honor the momentous efforts of Bryan Stevenson and the Equal Justice Initiative, congregations and organizations around the country are participating in Justice Weekend. JUSTICE WEEKEND is...

House of Bishops Theology Committee examining ‘infection’ of white supremacy

A committee of bishops and academic theologians is discussing how The Episcopal Church and its bishops can confront what its chair has called “the...

Register Now! Raising Justice Kids, October 19

On October 19, from 9:30-3pm, Procter is hosting Raising Justice Kids, a diocesan-wide event focused on fellowship, learning, and Becoming Beloved Community. The day...

Join us for a 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge

Provided by Debby Irving, Author of Waking Up White https://dev.debbyirving.com/21-day-challenge/ This Challenge helps increase your awareness and understanding of the world around you. For 21 days you’ll...

Becoming Beloved Community Coordinator Position

The Diocese of Southern Ohio is seeking a Becoming Beloved Community Coordinator who will help manage our Becoming Beloved Community Initiative and work to build communities...
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Music that Makes Community

Over a year ago, Warren Foster, a member of St. Simon's of Cyrene, asked Pastor Mary Laymon if they could bring call and response...

Why a Learning Journey? Your stories mattered.

As we set out to design the foundation for this first year of bringing Becoming Beloved Community to life in our diocese, we began...

Marching for Interfaith Peace + Justice

On September 22, leaders from our diocese joined together with hundreds others in Columbus for the Interfaith March for Peace and Justice. Deborah Stokes, long-time...

Giving Thanks – A new opportunity to create Beloved Community Centers

The United Thank Offering (UTO) of The Episcopal Church in July announced 34 recipients of grants to further the mission and ministry of the...