NWT Diocese 2016
Summer Camps "Just Do This!" is this year's theme for the 2016 NWT Diocesan Youth Summer Camp Program. Register your student today for Camp Quarterman June 5-11 (for completed grades 6th-12th) and Camp Quarterman Jr July 3-9 (for completed grades 2nd-6th). Online registration is available!
Camp Quarterman Details and Registration
August 26-28, 2016 The 2016 Women's Retreat will be held at Christ the King Retreat Center in San Angelo, Texas on Friday-Sunday, August 26-28, 2016. This year's theme and topic is The Ennegram and Spiritual Growth presented by Kathleen Pittman of Roswell, New Mexico. Registration deadline is May 15, 2016.
Women's Retreat 2016 Details
Lubbock, Texas The 57th Annual Diocesan Convention was held October 15-17, at the Overton Hotel in Lubbock. A retirement celebration was held at the Convention Dinner Dance honoring the Bishop's Executive Secretary, Carolyn Hearn, for her 37+ years of service.
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"Just Do This!" is this year's theme for the 2016 NWT Diocesan Youth Summer Camp Program. Register your student today for Camp Quarterman June 5-11 (for completed grades 6th-12th) and Camp Quarterman Jr July 3-9 (for completed grades 2nd-6th).
Online registration is now available!. Scholarships and Financial Aid is available. No one will be turned away from attending camp because of financial burden. Please contact Renee at 806-445-3667 for more information. A downloadable registration packet is also available if you do not wish to register online.
On Saturday, April 30th, at twelve o'clock in the afternoon, the first class of the Northwest Texas School of Ordained Ministry (SOM) graduated in a service of Holy Eucharist for family and close friends only. The service was held at St. Paul's on the Plains Episcopal Church in Lubbock, where the School of Ministry has been held this year. Graduates were presented with their certificates during the service. The Rev. Robert Pace, Academic Mentor for the priesthood program, served as Preacher, and the Rt. Rev. Scott Mayer, Bishop of Northwest Texas, celebrated.
The Diocese of Northwest Texas joyfully announces several upcoming ordinations. Please follow the blue underlined links for more information about the event.
First, on June 4th, 2016, Justin Thomas Gibson and Christian Rabone, will be ordained to the Transitional Diaconate following their graduation from seminary studies. Justin attended Emory University in Atlanta, and Christian attended Seminary of the Southwest in Austin. Both will receive their Master of Divinity degree from their respective seminary.