AED is a membership association of persons and dioceses within The Episcopal Church whose mission is to increase participation and involvement of all baptized persons in Christ's diaconal ministry, especially by promoting and supporting the diaconate.
The Fund for the Diaconate and AED are seeking an individual for a part-time position, approximately 10-20 hrs per week, working remotely. Applications are due June 15. Details and to apply.
Mondays in May DOTAC Seminar Series
(Diakonia of the Americas and the Caribbean)
Mondays, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 at 1 pm Central, Free, via Zoom
A seminar series featuring a range of scholars doing work on diakonia. Sessions last just over 1 hour. Details and registration.
Emergency Grants for Deacons - extended until October 31, 2021
The Fund for the Diaconate is aiding deacons affected by the pandemic who have been laid off, furloughed, or had their employment hours cut or eliminated. Details.
Open Space Notes from A3D 2021 virtual conference are now available.
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