Category Archives: Ministries

Share Your Ministry at the Annual Lay Leaders Gathering!

Lay Leaders Gathering during Synod 2018. All lay people of the Diocese of the South are warmly invited to attend the Lay Leaders Gathering at the Mission Matters Conference & Synod 2019, which will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 8 of the conference. The gathering this year will be a roundtable-style event […]

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Songwriting at Synod and Beyond, with Musician Rachel Wilhelm

Rachel Wilhelm leading musical worship at Synod 2018; Archbishop Foley Beach worships in background. “I’ve been writing songs from Scripture since I was a girl, and am still learning the craft as I go. It’s not as easy as we may think, but there are ways to make it simpler.” Singer/songwriter Rachel Wilhelm will lead […]

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Every ADOTS Parish to Receive “Generosity Box” from The Evergreen Project

The ADOTS Standing Committee has voted to cover the cost for every parish in the diocese to receive the fall 2019 stewardship support box from The Evergreen Project, called the “Generosity Box.” This resource aims to help churches live out Generosity as a formational practice, tailored to the needs of Anglican churches. Canon David Roseberry […]

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Embracing a Broader View of College Ministry

At age 24, Fr. Jason Leonard packed everything he owned in a pickup truck and moved cross-country from his known world of Seattle, Washington to work alongside a director of college ministry in Chattanooga, TN. “My friends said, where’s Chattanooga? And I said, I don’t know – people told me it’s near Atlanta. And I […]

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Peace in a High-Stress World with “The Presence Project”

Rev. Summer Joy Gross is offering a new resource for those desiring to know and draw on God’s peace in their lives: It’s called The Presence Project… offering 12 simple and repeatable spiritual practices to take followers from anxious to resting in God. “A lot of people have trouble listening to God,” says Rev. Summer. […]

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