Youth Mission Trip to Ireland (Summer Madness) 2017
Missions of the Albany Episcopal Diocese
Mission Statement of the Albany Episcopal
Diocese Mission Board
Our Guiding Principle : We will be faithful to the Great Commandment and the
Our Group Description: We are members of the Mission Board of the Albany
Episcopal Diocese appointed by the Bishop of Albany because of our devotion to spreading the
Word of God. We are empowered by the Holy Spirit, committed to sharing God's love in Jesus
Christ and eager to proclaim His Kingdom with whom ever we communicate and visit.
Our Purpose: We will provide a forum for missions. We will empower, equip,
encourage, and evangelize throughout the Episcopal Diocese of Albany for local, regional,
national and international missions.
- We will seek to establish mission committees in every church in the diocese.
- We will support, educate and facilitate the parishes of the Albany Diocese to organize
and participate in local mission activities as well as short term and long term
missionary opportunities both near and far. We will produce a Handbook for Missions to
assist in this goal.
- We will actively initiate and encourage prayer support for mission operations at home