FOUNDER: Dr. A. Gary Shilling: "Preaching is Where the Passion is"
For 30 years the mission of the Episcopal Preaching Foundation (EPF) has been to improve, support, and enhance preaching in the Episcopal Church. To this end the EPF organizes and underwrites national and regional preaching programs addressing the needs of seminarians and recently ordained parish clergy.
- The annual Preaching Excellence Program (PEP) for North American seminarians,
- The annual PEP II Conference for priests and deacons after completing 3-5 years of ministry, and;
- Regional preaching intensive programs delivered in partnership with individual Dioceses
Preaching is the major reason Americans attend church. The March 2018 Gallup Poll identified these top two responses:
THE EPF CONFERENCE CENTER CALENDER - What's Next and Where
May 7 - May 8, 2019 Diocese Of Wisconsin / DeKoven Center
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