Category: GC2012

Acts 8 Movement Gathering Thursday

“Three great minds coming together for the Kingdom” is the way one supporter described “The Acts 8 Movement,” a group being formed here in Indianapolis during General Convention. The Acts 8 Movement – so named because of the crucial turning point in the Church described at the beginning […]

Presiding Bishop and President of the House of Deputies give opening addresses

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori asks “Can we reframe our view?” http://www.episcopalchurch.org/notice/general-convention-opening-remarks-presiding-bishop-katharine-jefferts-schori President of the House of Deputies Bonnie Anderson expresses concern “that a false choice between mission and governance will keep us from hearing the voices of all the baptized as we restructure the church and create […]

PB&F Adopts Five Marks of Mission

Program, Budget and Finance announced today that it will use the Five Marks of Mission as its guideline for the 2013-15 triennial budget, and released a working budget as well.  The budget can be found here. Chair Diane Pollard and Vice Chair Bishop Steven Lane wrote that PB&F […]

And Suddenly, There Was Susan …

Three months ago, hardly anyone outside the Diocese of Arizona knew Susan Brown Snook. A church planter and the founding vicar of Episcopal Church of the Nativity in Phoenix, a passionate supporter of Christian formation and evangelism, she focused her energy on her parish and her family. Then […]