Anna Carter Florence: ‘Rehearsing Scripture: Discovering God’s Word in Community’

Studying Scripture in community, much like actors reading a script, can allow us to enter the text more deeply. iStock / Ferrantraite FacebookTwitterEmailPrint Drawing upon the metaphor of church as theater, a homiletics professor offers a novel way to read Scripture in community — entering the text, encountering it, and coming back with something deep and … Continue reading “Anna Carter Florence: ‘Rehearsing Scripture: Discovering God’s Word in Community’”

Our Spirits Aligned: Aboriginal Voices of Healing and Reconciliation

OUR SPIRITS ALIGNED Aboriginal Voices of Healing and Reconciliation Compiled by JoAnn Restoule with Wedlidi Speck and Karen Close Wood Lake Publishing Inc. 2018. Kelowna, BC. $10.36 CAD paper. E-Book and Kindle $6.48 CAD ISBN # 978-1-77343-157-4 Publisher’s Promo: How does one define reconciliation that gives meaning to those who have experienced and suffered from … Continue reading “Our Spirits Aligned: Aboriginal Voices of Healing and Reconciliation”

The Gift Of Story

THE GIFT OF STORY by Ralph MiltonWoodlake Publishing, Kelowna, BC. 2018 $19.95 CAD. 235 pages. ISBN #978-1-77343-032-4 Publisher’s Promo: The Gift of Story picks up where Ralph Milton’s live StoryFest events leave off. Those events – led by gifted musicians, artists, and storytellers Linnea Good, Don McNair, Allison Rennie, Donald Schmidt, as well as Ralph … Continue reading “The Gift Of Story”

Anglican Consultative Council to consider global safeguarding guidelines next year

Posted on: September 10, 2018 Members of the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC) will discuss global safeguarding guidelines when they meet next year in Hong Kong. The guidelines are being drawn up by an international Anglican Safe Church Commission, which was established by the Council when it last met in 2016, in the Zambian capital Lusaka. … Continue reading “Anglican Consultative Council to consider global safeguarding guidelines next year”

Preparing for Lambeth 2020

  By The Revd Canon Dr Stephen Spencer 12 September 2018  The Director for Theological Education in the Anglican Communion, the Revd Canon Dr Stephen Spencer, reviews The Lambeth Conference: Theology, History, Polity and Purpose, edited by Paul Avis and Benjamin M Guyer. Preparations for the next Lambeth Conference in 2020 are moving forward with … Continue reading “Preparing for Lambeth 2020”