Month: June 2015

Facing Race after Michael Curry’s election as Presiding Bishop

We are no closer to being a black church or even a non-white church at the denominational level than we were last week. We are never completely ready to break with the discriminatory past.

The Grass is Always Greener

At the end of the day – if structural changes are a giant disaster, if every single new church plant fails, if digital discipleship is a flop – God will still be with us. Our Lord’s resurrection is not contingent upon our success or failure as a Church.

Daily Brief: Monday, June 29, 2015

Aimed at attendees in Salt Lake City, the Daily Briefing contains all you need to know about what’s on the agenda for this day’s work at General Convention.

Episcopal Herald Podcast – Conversation Series – The Rev. Susan Kennard

Susan Kennard, who is serving on the World Missions Committee for General Convention, shares some of the stories of our Anglican brothers and sisters from around the world.

If Jesus Googled himself, what would he find?

Whether Jesus is busy Googling himself or not, the internet is the way most of us find information these days. So, how do we connect to seekers who do not know that the Episcopal Church welcomes them?

Daily Briefing: Sunday, June 28th

Aimed at attendees in Salt Lake City, the Daily Briefing contains all you need to know about what’s on the agenda for this day’s work at General Convention.

Episcopal Herald Podcast – Special Edition – Presiding Bishop Election

Today was a momentous day in the history of the Episcopal Church as the Rt. Rev. Michael Curry of North Carolina was elected to be the 27th Presiding Bishop. This edition of the podcast is a conversation with Bishop Jeff Fisher on his experiences in the House of Bishops during the election and his hopes for the next nine years during Bishop Curry’s ministry as Presiding Bishop.