Bishop Johnson’s Retirement Celebration is Sunday, March 31, from 6–8 p.m. at Memphis Botanic Garden with a brief program beginning at 6:30. Please RSVP by March 22 if you plan to attend, either by by email or phone, (celebratebishopjohnson at, 901-849-9090).

St. Columba Episcopal Camp and Retreat Center’s Called to Grow campaign will include a new lodge to be named after Bishop Don Johnson & Mrs. Jeannie Johnson, in honor of their 18 years of service to the Episcopal Diocese of West Tennessee. Bishop Johnson is honorary chair of the Called to Grow campaign and all people wishing to honor them are encouraged to make a gift or pledge in lieu of gifts to the Johnsons. Checks may be mailed to St. Columba Episcopal Camp and Retreat Center, 4577 Billy Maher Road, Memphis, TN 38135. You may also donate online by visiting Please note on the memo line on your check or in the additional information section online that your gift is in honor of Bishop and Mrs. Johnson.