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08AprJoin the Acolyte Fun Fest, Saturday, May 10

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Join Bishop Greg and youth and adults from around the diocese for
Acolyte Fun Fest, Saturday, May 10  12pm – 9pm
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07AprPDF: April 2014 Central Florida Episcopalian

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Attached document: 
In this month's CFE:
 
Rev. Canon Ernest Bennett Announces Retirement, p. 3
 
Churches Plan Creative Easter Observances - Story on p.

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07AprEducation for Ministry updates program

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  • Written By:Lisa Mouton

Education for Ministry is a lay education program run by the University of the South School of Theology (Sewanee). There are at least four active groups in the Diocese of Central Florida – at Church of the Advent in Ocala, Church of the Resurrection in Longwood, Emmanuel in Orlando and St. James in Ormond Beach.

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28MarLent and Easter preparations get creative

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SEND US YOUR CREATIVE EASTER PLANS

While reflecting on the solemn significance of Lent, Central Florida churches also are planning for Holy Week and Easter Sunday, April 20.

At St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, DeLand, the Very Rev. Brian Garrison, Rector, and his flock, held a special Easter Vigil in 2013 and is planning to repeat it this year.

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27MarChurch of the Advent, Dunnellon, welcomes Pastor Bill Barrett

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The Rev. Bill Barrett

I feel truly blessed to serve as the new Priest-in-charge at the Church of the Advent.

This is the third congregation that I have served since my ordination in 1996. From that date you can deduce that I am second career clergy (or a very aged thirty something). I completed two calls in Ohio and retired from full time ministry in 2010. I attended Western Michigan University in the hopes of being a high school teacher of speech and drama. I graduated during a year of a record glut in teaching candidates and received no contract offers, although I did meet my wife, Gaye.

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