Rise in Glory: Terry Parsons October 3, 2012 News The Rt. Rev. Gregory Rickel, Bishop of Olympia, writes: She gave much to this Church, and to me personally. I believe she was the inventor of the term “October Beg A Thon” when speaking of our stewardship drives each Fall, or at least she was the first one I ever heard utter it, and she had many others that will live on. She purely and succinctly lived one quote I will never forget, “you can’t sell soap if you don’t take baths.” Terry didn’t just talk about the Christian call to stewardship, she lived it and her legacy and example will live on. I have lost a dear friend and guide. Read the rest. 2011 Wardens & Vestry Conferences Terry Parsons from The Episcopal Diocese of Texas on Vimeo.