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Discerning Hearts Newsletter

Posted by on September 8, 2021 in Member Profiles, News, TEC_News | 0 comments

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Pat Davis

Posted by on July 22, 2021 in Member Profiles | Comments Off on Pat Davis

Pat Davis

I am a cradle Episcopalian who loves the liturgy of the Episcopal Church. I love the spiritual closeness and connection to God that participating in the eucharist offers me.  I am a Cancer survivor so  maintaining closeness with my family, friends and church spiritual community is very important to me.  I am a licensed therapist in solo private practice in Va. Beach I offer individual and family therapy and also run an out patient substance abuse program in my office that is sanctioned by the Chesapeake Bay ASAP.

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Barbara Willis

Posted by on August 1, 2019 in Member Profiles | Comments Off on Barbara Willis

Barbara Willis

Episcopal Women answering God’s call to live out our Baptismal Covenant Barbara Willis attended the Diocesan Episcopal Church Women annual meeting last November where she learned about “The Rule of St. Benedict.” The workshop was facilitated by Patti Joy Posan, National Vice Pres­ident and Nancy Young, National President, both of the Episcopal Community. The purpose of the workshop was to learn how a Benedictine focus can change how we think about ourselves, how we treat one another and how we spend our time. Basically, a Benedictine focus can help us to live into our...

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Merry Keyser

Posted by on April 25, 2019 in Member Profiles | Comments Off on Merry Keyser

Merry Keyser

Merry Keyser retired from her Federal government career in 2004 and, together with her husband, embarked on an intentional “giving back” career as a volunteer for our professional society – the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Our IEEE volunteer work takes us around the world organizing conferences and although we initially agreed to do this for ten years, we are still going strong and expect to continue for a few more years. Also, starting in 2004 I agreed to accept a Diocesan leadership role and has been serving as the Assistant Treasurer for...

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Barbara Harris

Posted by on January 28, 2014 in Member Profiles | Comments Off on Barbara Harris

Barbara Harris

During the General Convention of 2012 I read an article about The Episcopal Community and how they provided a garden like area for prayer and reflection. It was my introduction to the work that the Community was doing in the world. I Googled and read and reflected and then applied. I felt it was what God was calling me to do. I was already a Daughter of the King and the Community brought full circle the vows I had already taken of prayer and service. The Community was calling me to live out my Baptismal Vows in a way that breathed new life into them.My journey began in August of the same...

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