Showing posts with tag: Veterans

22 JULY 2017

“We Are Bringing the Veteran Community Together”

Do you know how many veterans live, work, and worship in your community? The first step toward finding out might be fairly simple:  Gather them together. Several years ago, the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts began to reach out to veterans through its Building Bridges Veterans Initiative.  Every Wednesday, about 45-50 veterans gather at the […]

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How to Create Space for Returning Veterans  

How do we reach out to our returning soldiers? It may not be immediately apparent how many veterans live, work, raise families, study, worship or play in a given community. A first step toward discovery:  Gather them together. Several years ago, the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts began to reach out to veterans through its […]

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