Category Archives: Resources

Audio Podcasts from Prayer Conference 2017

This conference took us into the heart of healing prayer, spiritual warfare, and intercessory prayer, and helped us inspire and lead our churches to form well trained prayer teams.

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Updated 2017 Prayer Calendar

Every Sunday and Feast Day, we pray for an ADOTS church or partner ministry in our churches, and in our homes. This Prayer Calendar has been updated for 2017 to reflect the recent growth of our church plants and worship locations:

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Beeson Offering Post-M.Div. Anglican Studies

Already completed your Master of Divinity, but not studied Anglicanism? Starting this fall, Beeson Divinity is offering a new “Anglican Intensives” program, designed for those who have completed an M.Div. in a non-Anglican denomination and now wish to study Anglican theology. Dr. Gerald McDermott, Anglican Chair of Divinity at Beeson and director of its Anglican […]

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Why Your Church Needs Electronic Giving Options and How To Provide it!

Cashless Tithes: A Guide to Mobile Giving By Rachel Moorman (news@adots.org). As more of our finances go increasingly paperless, many churches are finding a more convenient – and perhaps steadier – stream of donations through online and mobile giving. A number of online services to help churches manage their paperless tithes have popped up in […]

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12 Days of Christmas: Prayers and Lessons for Families and Individuals

The Twelve Days and the Epiphany are a great time to spend a few moments each day in prayer, scripture, and praise. These simple devotions, based on traditional feasts and fasts, along with other devotional areas, are designed to be short but focused. A printable version may be found here.   24 DECEMBER • Christmas […]

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“Learn About These Riches”: Anglican Studies Thriving at Beeson Divinity

“No person shall be admitted into Holy Orders who has not been properly trained in Holy Scripture, and the Doctrine, Discipline and Worship of this Church.” ADOTS Constitution and Canons In order to train clergy for worship in the Anglican tradition, and in addition to well-established Anglican seminaries in the northern United States, the ACNA is […]

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The Story of Our Holy Oils

Every year our clergy gather with the Bishops on Holy Tuesday for the blessing of the oils. The Chrism Eucharist is the designation for an ancient ritual traditionally celebrated in a Diocese on the morning of Maundy Thursday, during which the anointing Oils to be used for the following year are consecrated. There are three […]

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The Twelve Days of Christmas and The Epiphany: 2014-2015 Edition

Printable Version Available Here Prepared by Canon Greg The Twelve Days and the Epiphany are a great time to spend a few moments each day in prayer, scripture, and praise. These simple devotions, based on the Daily Office, are designed to be short but focused.     24 DECEMBER • Christmas Eve Psalm 89:1-29 • […]

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Prayers and Scriptures for Thanksgiving Day

Prayers and Scriptures for Devotions for Families and Individuals on Thanksgiving Day Thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 Corinthians 15:57 A Collect for Thanksgiving Day Almighty and gracious Father, we give you thanks for the fruits of the earth in their season and for the labors […]

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New Deacon Candidate Retreat Guide

We are pleased to announce that a retreat guide for our Deacon Candidates has been published. Developed by candidate John Roop of Apostles Anglican Church, Knoxville, Tennessee, this guide helps our deacons prepare for ordained ministry.  We require candidates to take 1-2 days away for a personal retreat. This guide will help support that. It […]

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