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Fellowship & Suppport
An important part of any Christian community is fellowship.  These groups and organizations often serve multiple purposes, but a large part of these groups’ ministry is the coming together of people who share common beliefs or activities.
Affirming Anglican Catholicism
An organization for all Anglicans/Episcopalians, who wish to affirm the faith of the Church as well as all the people of God who love, and seek to live, that faith. This ministry is international in scope, and seeks to provide a crucial antidote to the rising tide of biblical fundamentalism that, in many parts of the Anglican Communion, is weakening the historic Anglican commitment to a balanced theology.
Assembly of Episcopal Healthcare Chaplains
The Assembly serves as the Episcopal collegial association for North American chaplains and other caregivers from shore to shore. The Assembly also serves in an advocacy role by interpreting to the church the nature of specialized ministry in healthcare settings and its vital contribution to the extended ministry of the church.
Brotherhood of St. Andrew
A missionary and evangelism ministry of the Episcopal Church and Anglican Communion. It is the oldest evangelistic ministry of the Episcopal Church. The goal is to bring men and boys to Jesus Christ.
Episcopal Church and Visual Arts (ECVA)
An organization of artists, individuals, congregations, and scholars that engage the visual arts in the spiritual life of the church. ECVA values the significance of visual imagery in spiritual formation and the development of faith, and creates programs to support those who are engaged in using the visual arts in spiritual life.
Episcopal Church Women (ECW)
An organization committed to one another and called to be witnesses of Christ. They provide a safe place where every woman is free to become the person Christ created her to be. ECW is made up of women of all ages, ethnic origins and socioeconomic backgrounds in the Episcopal Church USA, who choose to participate.
Episcopal Men's Ministry
A network of clergy and lay leaders dedicated to raising up a vibrant ministry to men at the local, diocesan and national level. Its mission is to develop and sustain men's ministry programs in local congregations.
Families of Clergy United in Support (FOCUS)
FOCUS is comprised of individuals concerned with the health and well being of families of clergy. We seek to speak out so that the needs and concerns of those who provide the first level of support for clergy are not forgotten.
Fellowship of Scientists
A group of scientists who endeavor to support each other as they seek a greater understanding of and a deeper commitment to the vocation of scientist as one form of Christian service.
Girls' Friendly Society
A national volunteer organization in the Episcopal Church for young women from the ages of 5 to 21 it provides, this organization is dedicated to helping young women grow within a fellowship of love and mutual respect.
Guild of Scholars of the Episcopal Church
This guild came into being in 1945 as an informal group of established scholars, Episcopal lay persons, who wished through their expertise to be of service to their church as well as to each other through meeting annually for seminar-style discussions. Members are elected upon recommendation of other members, and must be Episcopal.
National Association of Episcopal Scouters
This organization assists “continuing” and “orthodox” Anglicans in the religious aspects of the various Boy Scout, Girl Scout, Campfire and 4H programs. The Association also encourages the use of one or more of these programs as an integral part of a local church’s ministry.
National Cathedral Association
Founded in 1899, the 14,000 member organization provide support for the mission and ministry of the Episcopal Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul (Washington National Cathedral). Membership is open to all.
Order of the Daughters of the King (DOK)
An Order for women who are communicants of the Episcopal Church, or churches in communion with it, or churches who are in the Historic Episcopate. Members undertake a Rule of Life, incorporating the Rule of Prayer and the Rule of Service. Daughters pledge to a life-long program of prayer, service and evangelism, dedicated to the spread of Christ's Kingdom and the strengthening of the spiritual life of their parishes.
Recovered Alcoholic Clergy Association (RACA)
A working fellowship of the clergy of the Episcopal Church. Any bishop, priest, deacon, member of a religious order, or seminarian who has a desire to stop using mood altering chemicals is eligible for membership.
Society of Ordained Scientists
Though of Anglican origin, this dispersed ecumenical preaching order of priest-scientists is open to all whose own discipline does not prevent them from participating in an Anglican Holy Eucharist.
Solo Flight: Catch the Vision
A national ministry with single adults in the Episcopal Church providing leadership training, programs, retreats, and specially designed on-site workshops.
Union of Black Episcopalians (UBE)
An organization dedicated to justice, ministry, and the inclusion of persons of African descent (black) in the life and leadership of the Episcopal Church.