EES News

Linking AA and GTS

Dr. Watkins used his position as the first-ever student liaison for the Ninth Avenue AA Group to reach out in two directions: he held workshops on addiction and recovery awareness training for the GTS community, and organized a series of Recovery Eucharists in the Good Shepherd Chapel at GTS for the AA Group. Three awareness … Read More »

Healing and Reconciliation in Cameroon

She attended the Contextual Theology Programme at the College of the Transfiguration in Grahamstown, South Africa. She then convened a two-week workshop on healing and reconciliation using a contextual theology approach in Cameroon.

Sustainable Construction in Pine Ridge

He facilitated the construction of a sustainable building adjoining an Episcopal mission on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. The grant influenced the techniques and approaches used by Native American builders on Pine Ridge, and generated excitement about the work of the Episcopal Church on the reservation.

Parish Administration in Ghana

They visited St. Nicholas Seminary in Cape Coast, Ghana, where they taught classes in parish administration. They also attended classes and nurtured the relationship between St. Nicholas and Berkeley at Yale. Johnson had established a partner relationship on a prior visit, and they visited the Ghanan parish with gifts from the Connecticut parish.

Training Lay Leaders in Colombia

They developed and offered training in community-based social outreach programs at Diocesan Council at Medillin. Colombian parishes who participated in the training were equipped to use the program as a driver for evangelism and congregational growth.

Evangelism in Hispanic Community

He partnered with the Kaleidoscope Institute to deliver two workshops on evangelistic leadership in Latino/Hispanic congregations in San Diego.