Daily Psalm and Prayer – Tuesday, May 30

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Tuesday, May 30

Psalm 97 1 The LORD is King; let the earth rejoice; * let the multitude of the isles be glad. 2 Clouds and darkness are round about him, * righteousness and justice are the foundations of his throne. 3 A fire goes before him * and burns up his enemies on every side. 4 His lightnings light up the world; * the earth sees it and is afraid. 5 The mountains melt like wax at the presence of the LORD,

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Monday, May 29

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Monday, May 29

Psalm 89 1Your love, O LORD, for ever will I sing; * from age to age my mouth will proclaim your faithfulness. 2For I am persuaded that your love is established for ever; * you have set your faithfulness firmly in the heavens. 3″I have made a covenant with my chosen one; * I have sworn an oath to David my servant: 4’I will establish your line for ever, * and preserve your throne for all generations.’” 5The heavens bear

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Saturday, May 27

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Saturday, May 27

Psalm 87 1On the holy mountain stands the city he has founded; * the LORD loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob. 2 Glorious things are spoken of you, * O city of our God. 3 I count Egypt and Babylon among those who know me; * behold Philistia, Tyre, and Ethiopia: in Zion were they born. 4 Of Zion it shall be said, “Everyone was born in her, * and the Most High himself

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Friday, May 26

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Friday, May 26

Psalm 85 1You have been gracious to your land, O LORD, * you have restored the good fortune of Jacob. 2You have forgiven the iniquity of your people * and blotted out all their sins. 3You have withdrawn all your fury * and turned yourself from your wrathful indignation. 4Restore us then, O God our Savior; * let your anger depart from us. 5Will you be displeased with us for ever? * will you prolong your anger from age to

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Thursday, May 25

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Thursday, May 25

Psalm 8 1O LORD our Governor, * how exalted is your Name in all the world! 2Out of the mouths of infants and children * your majesty is praised above the heavens. 3You have set up a stronghold against your adversaries, * to quell the enemy and the avenger. 4When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, * the moon and the stars you have set in their courses, 5What is man that you should be mindful of

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Tuesday, May 23

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Tuesday, May 23

Psalm 78 1 Hear my teaching, O my people; * incline your ears to the words of my mouth. 2 I will open my mouth in a parable; * I will declare the mysteries of ancient times. 3 That which we have heard and known, and what our forefathers have told us, * we will not hide from their children. 4 We will recount to generations to come the praiseworthy deeds and the power of the LORD, * and the

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Monday, May 22

Daily Psalm and Prayer – Monday, May 22

Psalm 80 1Hear, O Shepherd of Israel, leading Joseph like a flock; * shine forth, you that are enthroned upon the cherubim. 2In the presence of Ephraim, Benjamin, and Manasseh, * stir up your strength and come to help us. 3Restore us, O God of hosts; * show the light of your countenance, and we shall be saved. 4O LORD God of hosts, * how long will you be angered despite the prayers of your people? 5You have fed them

Creating a Safety Ministry

Creating a Safety Ministry

It’s no secret that Churches, once thought to be immune from incidents such as lawsuits and violence, are now experiencing the same events, liabilities, and dangers as the local supermarket or the all-night convenience store. Tragic stories such as the shootings at Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston and the death of a homeless man who set himself on fire, killing himself and the priest, seriously injuring a parishioner, and severely damaging St. Paul’s by the Sea Episcopal Church in Maryland, as

April Caballero to Serve as Executive Assistant to the Bishop and to the Canon to the Ordinary

April Caballero to Serve as Executive Assistant to the Bishop and to the Canon to the Ordinary

The Diocese of Olympia is pleased to announce that, effective immediately, April Caballero will be serving as Executive Assistant to the Bishop and to the Canon to the Ordinary. Since joining the Office of the Bishop in mid-2016, April has been a vital part of D-House operations. April Caballero is an Administrative and Communications Specialist out of Austin, Texas. Shortly after moving to Seattle in 2008, April began attending Church of the Apostles (COTA) in Fremont, which was her introduction