Episcopal Diocese of Western New York
Youth

Moving from Prayer through Sorrow to Action

A Holy Week Message from Bishop Franklin Last Saturday I was, with many other Episcopalians clergy and lay, at the Buffalo March for Our Lives in Niagara Square. Like many of these large demonstrations there were remarks by political leaders and community organizers and signs and chanting.  What made this one different was the leadership…

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Two Events in Preparation for Holy Week

Bishop Franklin invites the Diocese of Western New York to join him at the March For Our Lives Buffalo event in Niagara Square on Saturday March 24 from 1:30 – 3 pm. The March for Our Lives is the local version of the march taking place in Washington D.C. that same day.  The march is in…

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Middle School Youth Invited on a Journey

The next Journeys weekend for our middle school aged youth (grades 6-8) will be Friday November 17 to Saturday November 18 at the Diocesan Ministry Center.  Journeys is a program that allows the youth to explore different ways of finding how God may be found in their lives.  The underlying premise of the program is…

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Sleep Away Camp Returns!!!

Sleep Away camp will be returning this August for children between the ages of 8 and 12.  The camp will be held Sunday August 13 to Wednesday August 16 at Lake Chautauqua Lutheran Camp in Bemus Point.  Campers will have the opportunities to canoe, swim, do an adventure rope course, play gaga ball, sing, do…

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Junior High Youth go on a Journey; Senior High Youth work on escaping

Please note!!  The location for the Senior High Escape Room event has changed, due to flooding at Holy Communion in Lakeview.  The new location for the Senior High event will be Trinity Church in Hamburg (261 E. Main St.).  All other details (date/time) remain the same. April 28-29 – Journeys Journeys is an event for…

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