The 57th Annual Convention of the Diocese of San Joaquin is scheduled for Friday, October 28th and Saturday, October 29th. For the first time in many years, Convention will be held at the Episcopal Conference Center in Oakhurst, also known as ECCO. All members of St. Francis are encouraged to attend. The keynote speaker on Saturday will be The Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers, the assistant to the Presiding Bishop, Michael Curry, and author of Radical Welcome. You can find more information such as the schedule and a registration form on the diocesan website: diosanjoaquin.org.
Oakhurst is a lovely drive through the Sierra foothills, less than two hours from Turlock and is very close to the southern entrance of Yosemite National Park. Why not spend the weekend, or just a day in this wonderful setting and learn more about your Church?