If you missed Diocesan Day on the Diaconate (D3) on March 28, 2020
you can view the entire webinar here
DFP weekend, September 2019. Standing: Jane O’Leary, Amy Shimonkevitz, Denise Schiavone, Kathleen Smith-Jones, James Reaves, Beth Dellow, Ruth Elder, Stuart Scarborough. Kneeling: Laura Carpenter.
DFP 2020 weekend schedule
March 20-21, 2020 – Cancelled
June 5-6, 2020 – Zoom Meeting
September 2020 – All Saints, Frederick
December 2020 – TBA
Reading of the season –
Deacons in the Liturgy by Ormonde Plater.
Formed by Love (Church’s Teaching for a Changing World)
by Scott Bader-Saye.
December Eucharistic Visitor book, “Ministry with the Sick,”
by Church Publishing.
The Witness of Preaching
by Thomas G. Long
Walk in Love: Episcopal Beliefs and Practices
by Susan Gunn & Melody Wilson Shobe – Forward Movement
Formation team meeting dates:
- February 15, 2020 – Postponed
- May 2020 – Zoom Meeting
- August 2020 – TBA
- November 2020 – TBA
- Manual for the Diaconate in the Diocese of Maryland [PDF Updated March, 2020]
- DFP Reading List Revised Jan 2020
“With the ‘eyes of our hearts’, enlightened by wisdom,
we begin to have a clear sense of the vocation
to which God is calling us.” Debra Donnelly-Barton
Our Formation Process
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