Gatherings Wed 4p

Assembly gatherings are varied in size and format for all attendees.

  • Sub-conference Sessions. Attend an event hosted by a sub-conference of the Assembly.
  • Workshops. Equipping and training hosted by leaders across the Province. Some are sponsored by a sub-conference.
  • Networking Events. Connection and shared resources for those in similar callings.
  • Meetings. Delegates, members, or trustees may have private gatherings during this time.

 

Community Vacation Bible School: Coming to a neighborhood near you?

Featuring Lindsey Feldman – Leader of the Community VBS Movement Are there thirsty people in your neighborhood?  Come and learn how to become an ambassador for Christ in your mission field, right on the streets where you and the members of your church live. Community Vacation Bible School (CVBS) is a partnership of churches from different…

Do Something: Practical Steps toward Doing Mission on Our Doorstep

Featuring Daryl Fenton – CMJ, Executive Director Chris Royer – AFM, Director Georgette Forney – AFL, President Kerry and Cynthia Buttram – SAMS missionaries in Cairo, Egypt Start applying now what you are hearing by taking steps to cross cultures nearby, reach out to those from other religious, socio-economic and racial/ethnic backgrounds, involve young people,…

Spiritual Discussions in the Workplace

“If you could ask God one question, and knew He would give you a personal answer, what would you ask?” This question started several discussion groups that included atheists, agnostics, Jews, Hindus, and Christians interacting around the Bible, and giving opportunity for the good news of Jesus to be shared winsomely. Initial opposition from company…

How Do I Minister to College Students?

Featuring Nate Beasley – Director, Greenhouse Campus Fellowship This breakout gives specific nuts and bolts for how to effectively do evangelism and discipleship on a campus near you. If you’re looking for practical next steps in reaching out to college students — this breakout is for you.…

The Small Church and the Small Town

Featuring Jens Notstad – Director of MissioCorps, Church Planter in South Central Wisconsin Michael Niebauer – Rector, Incarnation Church, State College, PA Growing Our Churches Without Worrying About Numbers Beginning a church in a new community often means starting small, and one of the challenges often faced by church planters is how to pray for…

Clergywomen

Featuring Travis Boline – Provincial Secretary of the ACNA This gathering will be an opportunity for the clergywomen of the ACNA to make connections, share reflections, and to pray for one another. Please come and spend time with old friends and make new ones. Share with us about your ministry and get some new ideas…

Walking across the street

Featuring Michael Wright – Facilitator of Jubilee! William Beasley – Chair, 2017 Provincial Assembly Many of those in the predominantly Anglo world wonder where to even begin as we look “across the street” to the African-American Church. What are concrete steps we can take in our times, in our contexts?  Canon William Beasley and Pastor Michael…

Hospitality: The Hallmark of a Welcoming Christian Community

Featuring The Rev. Anson Ann – Anglican Network Church of the Good Shepherd, Vancouver, BC The Rev. Joshua Wu (Drake) – Eucharist Church, San Francisco Nona Leung – Bishop’s Assistant, AMMiC Regardless of culture, people yearn for being welcomed and having a sense of belonging. The Scriptures reveal that our Triune God is a welcoming…

Healing Life’s Hurts

Featuring Carolyn Allen – Deacon, Heartland Parish, Fort Wayne, Indiana Learning to identify unhealed life hurts that affect people’s beliefs and behaviors and then to minister the healing presence of Jesus into those hurts.…

How is Faith Formed? (The Committee for Catechesis)

Featuring Lee Nelson – Priest and Church Planter, ACNA Arthur Going – Priest and Church Planter, Diocese of Christ our Hope, ACNA Joel Scandrett – Assistant Professor of Historical Theology, Director of the Robert E. Webber Center at Trinity School for Ministry, Ambridge, PA Jack Gabig – Affiliate Professor of Practical Theology, Nashotah House Theological…

Reaching Millennials for Christ: Anglican Roots of the Fellows Movement

Featuring The Fellows Initiative: Kate Harris – Interim Executive Director, The Fellows Initiative Geoff and Becca Chapman – Rector, St Stephens Anglican Church & Fellows Initiative Leader The Fellows Initiative (TFI) is a network of local church-based Fellows programs that help recent college graduates connect their faith to all of life. The Fellows model started…