From the Bishop

Words from our Bishop.

Hear from Bishop Stewart Ruch III as he shares his vision for boundless revival in the Upper Midwest.

On November 5, Bp. Stewart and Fr. Matt traveled to Jos, Nigeria to preach and lead revival services with Archbishop Ben Kwashi and our other ministry partners there. After a week of incredible ministry, and following a 6-hour revival and confirmation service, Bp. Stewart experienced dehydration and......

From Bishop Stewart: “I am more convinced than ever that GAFCON is a true Anglican Revival movement.  It was a special joy to see Archbishops praying together with twenty-something leaders in small group time, to spend time with so many Africans who lived the East African......

 Archbishop Ben Kwashi is a dear friend of the Upper Midwest Diocese, and one of the Archbishops who laid hands on Bishop Stewart at his consecration. He was a Plenary Speaker at Provincial Assembly 2017. Watch his plenary here (Archbishop Ben begins speaking at......

Click here to view this letter in Spanish. Dear brothers and sisters of the Diocese of the Upper Midwest, For over two decades, Church of the Resurrection has had a special outreach focus—our commitment to love and serve refugees. I still vividly remember driving my......

Dear Clergy and the People of God of the Upper Midwest, Greetings in the name of the Risen Lord! I am writing to you after just having returned from visiting the Minnesota Deanery this past weekend where two youth were confirmed and Pete Berg was......

“Therefore every scribe who has been trained for the kingdom of heaven is like a master of a house, who brings out of his treasure what is new and what is old.”—Mt. 13.52 Dear clergy, catechists, evangelists, and people of God of the Upper Midwest,......

Our diocesan clergy enjoyed a special retreat with teaching from Bishop Stewart, Mama Katherine, and Canon William Beasley. Listen to their teachings here!...

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