Category Archives: Updates

New Wineskins Experiences from Around the Diocese

The New Wineskins Missionary Network hosted its ninth Global Mission Conference at the end of September, drawing missionaries, laity, and clergy from around the world. We asked a number of those in the Diocese of the South who attended the conference to share their thoughts and experiences. “I was in awe and wonder at all that […]

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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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Clergy and Lay Leaders Gather with Canon Chris for Church Planting and Growth

With Rev. Dcn. Katrina Payne and Fr. Daniel Adkinson Canon Chris Sorensen has been all over the diocese getting to know our plants and missions. He has discerned a need for church leaders in plants and missions, ordained and lay, to gather to help each other in our work. That’s where the idea for the […]

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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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