Episcopal Diocese of Washington

To draw people to Jesus and embody his love
for the world by equipping faith communities,
promoting spiritual growth, and striving for justice

Hospitality and Welcoming


Although nothing about hospitality or welcoming needs to be complicated, it can still be helpful to have some hands-on direction.



Whether you are looking to connect online or in person, you aren’t alone in your quest to make your parish a more hospitable place. Here are places you can connect with Episcopalians and other mainline Christians.


Online Resources 

Resources for demographic information, marketing, checklists, articles, classes and more, all found online and (mostly) free.



Books to get you thinking about welcoming, hospitality, and changes in our churches.