Bishop Stephen Cottrell Invites Shift in Missional Thinking

  Posted June 5, 2019 “How can we serve the people with whom we already have contact in such a way as to make the Gospel intriguing, challenging, and appealing,” Bishop Stephen Cottrell asked diocesan clergy and licensed lay workers at their annual conference in Orillia, Ontario. To focus on this question is to acknowledge … Continue reading “Bishop Stephen Cottrell Invites Shift in Missional Thinking”

New program helps lay leaders serve with ‘wonder and joy’

By Joelle Kidd February 21, 2019 A new small group program developed by Canon Dawn Davis, faith formation co-ordinator for the diocese of Niagara, aims to help lay leaders deepen their faith and become more confident spiritual leaders.  The program, called Revive, is being released through Forward Movement, a ministry of The Episcopal Church (TEC) in the United States.  Davis first conceived … Continue reading “New program helps lay leaders serve with ‘wonder and joy’”