“Continue on with joy!” A mid-Lent message from Bishop DeDe

In the midst of the change, renewal, vulnerability and discomfort of Lent,Bishop DeDe invites us to continue on in joy and hope.


Update from Bishop DeDe: Diocesan Office Renovations

image above: Kathy Dengler of the diocesan staff reviews construction plans. Dear People of Central New York, Already in our first few months of working together, our diocese has grown to better [...]


“God is Moving” After Cortland Church Fire

A July 29th fire at Grace & Holy Spirit Church in Cortland caused an estimated $100,000 in damages, but faith and community spirit are stronger than ever, according to the church’s rector, the [...]


Mind over Matter: Solving Church Building Dilemmas

No matter their size or age, church buildings can be a challenge for 21st century congregations to sustain. Prime among the concerns most congregations face is the issue of energy costs for [...]