Apply for Search & Nomination and Transitions Committee

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THE FORMATION OF TWO IMPORTANT COMMITTEES:   THE COMMITTEE FOR THE NOMINATION OF A BISHOP, hereafter referred to as THE SEARCH AND NOMINATION COMMITTEE, and THE TRANSITIONS COMMITTEE The Standing Committee oversees the process of episcopal transition, taking on a …

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An Announcement from Bishop Gibbs

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“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven.” Dear Sisters and Brothers of The Diocese of Michigan: In September of 1999, one of the questions asked of me during the “walk-about” was: “you’re young; …

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A Message from the Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan

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January 9, 2018 Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, As you already know, our Bishop, The Rt. Rev. Wendell N. Gibbs, Jr., has announced his plans to retire as the 10th Bishop of Michigan, effective December 31, 2019. Those of …

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Bishop Gibbs’ Christmas Message

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  Over the years, I have seen all sorts of internet posts, church marquees and signs in various places that encourage or insist that we need to put “Christ” back in Christmas. I have been one to applaud such a …

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Epiphanies Speaker Series: The Rev. Mike Kinman

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Sign up for the next Epiphanies Speaker Series! Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, St. John’s, Royal Oak 9 am – 3:30 pm We are excited to welcome The Rev. Mike Kinman, Rector of a social justice “flagship congregation” in California for …

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The Rt. Rev. Bishop Gibbs’ Convention Address: Waters of Reconciliation: Turning Again to Christ

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“Waters of Reconciliation: Turning Again to Christ” Bishop’s Annual Address The 183rd Annual Convention – Episcopal Diocese of Michigan The Rt. Rev’d Wendell N. Gibbs, Jr., 10th Bishop of Michigan October 28, 2017 My dear sisters and brothers in Christ: …

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