The 77th General Convention of the Episcopal Church begins in a few weeks. General Convention will run from July 5 through July 12 and is being held in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The deputies representing the Diocese of California, shown with Bishop Marc Andrus and House of Deputies President Bonnie Anderson (front row, 2nd from the right), are left to right: David Ota, Warren Wong, Carolyn Gaines, Michael Barlowe, Sarah Lawton, Kay Bishop, Scott Pomerenk, Richard Edward Helmer, Bishop Marc Andrus, Alan Aw, Vanessa Glass, and Rod Dugliss. Not pictured: Vicki Gray, Paul Fromberg Stacey Grossman, Patricia Smith, and Sylvia Vásquez.
For those interested in following General Convention, the Rev. Br. Richard Edward Helmer will be blogging here on Pacific Church News under Voices and posting to DioCal’s Facebook page. The blog is titled “77th General Convention” and is available here where you'll find Helmer’s recent post highlighting the work of DioCal’s deputation. DioCal’s Facebook page is available at facebook.com/DioCalifornia. The Rev. Tom Jackson will also be posting on Voices for Oasis California. His posts will be available under “Oasis” here.