Wendy Grace attended the 2015 Triennial Meeting in Salt Lake City as a delegate from Vermont and brought the UTO offering at the General Convention Eucharist.
Watch Wendy’s UTO presentation to the Diocese of Vermont convention
From the ECW Triennial Meeting
By Wendy Grace, delegate from the Diocese of Vermont
Stir Up the Spirit! ¡Celebremos! These were the words that drove the worship, the attitude, the business, and the actions of the Episcopal Church Women Triennial Meeting. The logo was ubiquitous; it was on the big screen that greeted us each day as well as the tote bag given to each of us that we carried everywhere; it was in the language of the preaching and worship; you’d even see it in the beautiful expressions of the sign language interpreters. And you know what? It worked! How we stirred up the Spirit and celebrated that week! We celebrated the trials and tribulations that women’s groups around the nation persevered through over the past three years. We celebrated the joys and the successes of Jesus’ healing message brought to lives saved by God’s grace and love. We celebrated the election of a new Presiding Bishop (who tickled me pink by remembering me from Diocesan Convention several years ago). We celebrated momentous and historical news that would have direct bearing on our faith traditions and in our lives. We celebrated the ministries and missions and the working out of God’s purpose. We celebrated all we had to teach and all that we would learn from one another…. Read the rest of Wendy’s report on the 2015 Triennial Meeting Here