Name: Sandy Richter Church: Church of the Savior, Wheaton, IL Diocese: Churches for the Sake of Others At the conference, I was challenged to… think more creatively about what it means to take the best of Anglicanism out into the world, and how to encourage our congregations to do likewise. Oftentimes our [...]
In Your Words: An #Intersection17 Attendee Ponders David Fitch’s Perspective On Missional Leadership.
The Rev. Kolby Kerr Restoration Anglican Church in Richardson, Texas Diocese of Churches for the Sake of Others David’s central premise can be boiled down to an equation: Your Soteriology + Your Eschatology = Your Ecclesiology In other words, how you answer the questions “What is the gospel?” and “When is the kingdom here?” [...]
Last weekend at St. James Newport Beach, more than 100 missional leaders from 22 dioceses in the Anglican Church in North America (ACNA) gathered for the Telos Collective’s inaugural event. Led by Telos Collective Founder and Leader Bishop Todd Hunter, Dr. David Fitch of Northern Seminary and the Very Rev. Kris McDaniel of the [...]
by Bishop Todd Hunter, Telos Collective Founder and Leader I have been studying and teaching about post-Christendom for nearly 20 years. Thus, when I first heard about the Benedict Option, I was enthusiastic. I always am when I see people employing spiritual practices in an effort to take their faith and mission seriously! And loosely speaking, I could [...]
Picture yourself sitting on the second floor of Bishop Todd Hunter’s beach cottage overlooking the Pacific Ocean, with a small group of other men and women. You’re sipping coffee and swapping ideas about contextualizing Anglicanism to a 21st century culture. Some of the questions are: What does it mean to have a functional and [...]