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Once a year, representatives from each parish in the Episcopal Diocese of Western Michigan meet in Convention to discuss important issues of governance, cooperation and faith. This is a long and treasured tradition in the Episcopal Church family going back more than 230 years to the infancy of our nation. Details about the 141st Convention are available below.

To learn more, please call the Diocesan office at (269) 381-2710.


    Video: Bishop Hougland's Address to the 142nd Convention, Battle Creek, MI
Blue Arrow LeftDeputation to the 79th General Convention (2018), Austin, TX  

Bishop Hougland's address to the 142nd Convention from Diocese of Western Michigan on Vimeo.

 
  Stories of Hope from the 142nd Convention
  During this address to the 142nd Convention, Bishop Hougland showed the following inspirational videos that show how small ministries can bring big changes to communities and congregations.
  Albion Community Gardens – St. James Episcopal Church
 

 

Albion Community Garden from Diocese of Western Michigan on Vimeo.

 
 
 
   
    Durable Medical Lending Equipment Pantry, St. Mary's, Cadillac
   

Durable Medical Lending Equipment Pantry from Diocese of Western Michigan on Vimeo.

   
    Two Churches, Kentwood
   

All about Two Churches from Diocese of Western Michigan on Vimeo.

   
    The Order of Naucratius
   

Order of Naucratius from Diocese of Western Michigan on Vimeo.

   
    Grow Christians, Grand Rapids
   

Grow Christians from Diocese of Western Michigan on Vimeo.

   
    The Explore & Soar Reading Club, Holy Spirit, Belmont
   

The Explore and Soar Reading Club from Diocese of Western Michigan on Vimeo.

   
    Episcopal Youth Camp
   

Episcopal Youth Camp from Diocese of Western Michigan on Vimeo

   
   

Looking Back: The 141st Convention Highlights

The 141st EDWM Convention opened on Friday, November 6, 2015 at the Doubletree by Hilton - Grand Rapids Airport in Grand Rapids, MI.

Blue Arrow LeftMinutes from the convention secretary (coming soon).
Blue Arrow LeftSee the approved budget for 2017.
Blue Arrow Left See the Convention Booklet that was distributed to delegates.