Sustainability Series #4 -- Composting With or Without Worms

Learn about the the benefits of recycling by outdoor composting and vermicomposting with Urban Worm Gurl Stephanie Davies.

Stephanie Davies, founder and co-owner of Urban Worm Girl, revels in the wisdom of the red wiggler composting worm. She will be telling us about the ease and benefits of recycling kitchen waste by composting with worms.

Recorded October 17, 2012

Lenten Program: Demystifying The Diocese with Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows

Our Lenten discussion continues this week as Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows leads us through the changing ways we connect with one another as Episcopalians. Among other things, we are telling our story to an expanding group of friends via social networks. But that's not all...

Jennifer is the new Director of Networking at the Diocese of Chicago and also guides activities in development and outreach.

This program was recorded March 21, 2012

Lenten Program: Demystifying The Diocese with Courtney Reid

The subject is diocesan operations as our spirited Lenten dialogue continues with Courtney Reid, Director of Operations (also warmly referred to as Pastor of Systems) for the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago.

Listen as she leads a lively discussion with parishioners on how the diocese manages its many and diverse operations -- from properties and renovations to human resources and sustainability -- as it encourages congregational vitality.

Recorded on March 15, 2012.

Lenten Program: Demystifying The Diocese with The Rev. Jim Steen

Listen to this lively conversation with Jim Steen as he explores the ways in which the newly reorganized Diocese of Chicago is positioning itself to enhance Congregational Vitality.

Jim Steen, who is the Director of Ministries for the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago, was joined by St. Mary's parishioner Susan Czolgosz who is Associate for Congregational Vitality and Transitions with the Diocese.

Recorded on March 6, 2012.