The 216th Annual Convention 

Saturday, November 3, 2018

at Christ Church, Exeter

To Read Text of Bishop Hirschfeld’s Address Click HERE


Congratulations to the following people elected at Convention:

Chris Porter will serve as Convention Treasurer

The Rev. Kate Atkinson will serve on the Standing Committee (clergy order)

Joan Alayne Stevens will serve on the Standing Committee (lay order)

The Rev. Curtis Metzger will serve on the Council Finance Committee

The Rev. Rob Stevens has been elected as President of the Standing Committee


 The Bishop has made committee appointments for terms beginning January 1, 2019 - click HERE

Keep scrolling for more photos from this year’s Convention!

The Pre-Convention Journal for the 216th Annual Convention:

Click Here for Full Version

or click below for the following sections of the report:

Nominations for Election

Resolutions (including budget narrative)

Bishop's Official Acts Report

Convocation Reports

Commission and Committee Reports

Parish Report Summary 2017

Seasonal Chapel Report 2017

Trustees Report 2017


What does it mean to be a Lay Delegate? 

Click here for the Delegate Handbook

Click here for Convention Rules of Order

Click here for Guidelines for Creating Resolutions

Click here for Guidelines for Submitting Amendments

2018 Youth@Convention

Thank you to all who participated in the 2018 Youth@Convention! A special thanks to Sally Farrell from Christ Church, Exeter and the Rev. Nathan Bourne from St. John’s Portsmouth for leading the event!

ChIPS 2018

Please click HERE for a letter from Margaret Mackie-Ciancio with an appeal for your help collecting Christmas gifts for incarcerated parents to give their children. Gift guidelines and instructions are included here. The ChIPS truck will be parked prominently in the parking lot at Christ Church, Exeter on the morning of Convention to accept your contributions.