July 13, 2016
July 12, 2016
The sixth and final day of General Synod 2016 began after breakfast in the Grand York Ballroom of the Sheraton Parkway North Toronto Hotel and Suites, located in Richmond Hill, Ontario.
Artist Elizabeth Adams started the morning plenary with the daily reflection, Praying the Cloth. Hearing Isaiah 43 once more, members of General Synod watched a video in which individuals spoke about the role of art in the church.
June 28, 2016
[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] The Episcopal Church is accepting applications for the position of Episcopal Migration Ministries manager of communication, a member of the Presiding Bishop’s staff.
Episcopal Migration Ministries manager of communication is a full-time position and is responsible for addressing the communications and social media programs for...
June 23, 2016
June 22, 2016
The following is part of an ongoing monthly series on congregational development, which features reflections from Anglicans on how they are responding to the challenges facing churches today.
What is the end goal of congregational development? Some view it as preserving the institution or the business of the church, which often involves bringing in more people to achieve a certain numerical target. Others focus on mission, asking questions about the church’s identity and what...