“All Are Welcome In This Place”

Diocesan Convention 2022 & Worship Service at St. Andrew’s with Presiding Bp. Curry

Our 2022 Convention is scheduled for Saturday, October 1, 2022
at Valparaiso University.
At this time we are planning for an in-person convention and have moved the date to coincide with a visit from our Presiding Bishop, The Most Rev. Michael Curry. Please mark your
calendar for this special event.

Click here for your video Invitation from Bp. Douglas Sparks   

Click here to hear a special message to our Diocese from  Presiding Bp. Curry

  • Friday, September 30

    • 3:30-5 p.m. – Clergy Conversation w/ Presiding Bishop Michael Curry
      Diocesan Staff, Clergy, Postulants, and Candidates
      (St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Valparaiso)

    • 5-6 p.m. – Clergy Dinner
      (St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Valparaiso)

    • 7-8:30 p.m. – HymnSing
      All are welcome!
      (Harre Union Ballrooms, Valparaiso University)

    Saturday, October 1

    • 9-10:30 a.m. – Opening Eucharist w/ Presiding Bishop Michael Curry
      All are welcome!
      (Resurrection Chapel, Valparaiso University)

    • 10:30-11:30 a.m. – Convention Check-In
      Delegates, Guests, and Exhibitors
      (Harre Union Lobby, Valparaiso University)

    • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – Lunch
      Delegates, Guests & Exhibitors who purchased lunch
      (Harre Union Ballrooms, Valparaiso University)

    • 12:30-4:30 p.m. – Diocesan Convention Business Meeting
      Delegates, Guests, and Exhibitors
      (Harre Union Ballrooms, Valparaiso University)

     

    Sunday, October 2

    • 9-10:30 a.m. – Holy Eucharist w/ Presiding Bishop Michael Curry in-person!
      All are welcome!
      (St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Valparaiso)

    • A reception will follow in the church’s Gathering Space and all are invited to attend.
    • The church’s parishioners are asked to bring a homemade “finger food” dessert to share. Thank you!

Click here for more information on the Diocesan Convention\]
Special Worship Service at St. Andrew’s
On Sunday, Oct. 2nd at 9am, you are invited to attend our worship service at St. Andrew’s where we will be honored to have Presiding Bishop Michael Curry as our preacher, and our Diocesan Bishop Douglas Sparks as our celebrant.  Please note that this is the only service that will be held on this weekend. A light reception will follow and parishioners are asked to bring a homemade ‘finger food’ dessert to share.  All are welcome!