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Clergy Sexual Ethics Training


In keeping with the Rio Texas Conference Sexual Ethics Policy and at the direction of Bishop Schnase, a team has met to begin planning this important training. While details are still being finalized, the trainings will be scheduled during the week of January 22, 2018 with a few locations and dates from which to choose. 

Beckey Posey Williams, Senior Director for Sexual Ethics and Advocacy for The General Commission on the Status and Role of Women, will be the presenter. 

Planning team members include:
Rev. Laura Merrill
Rev. Kendall Waller
Rev. Dr. Tanya Eustace-Campen
Rev. Isidro Pina
Rev. Laura Brewster
Rev. Sharon Freeto
Rev. Teresa Welborn
Rev. Diana Phillips

As stated in the policy, “Attendance at quadrennial sexual ethics training is mandatory for all clergy and laity under appointment.” A copy of the policy can be found on the Rio Texas Conference website under Administrative Services. More information will be forthcoming soon.