Breaking New Ground

Just before Christmas, Christ the King Anglican Church in Ocala, Florida, announced that it would be breaking ground on a new church building immediately adjacent to Grace Christian School. The Rev. Donald J. Curran Jr., senior pastor at Christ the King, is the chaplain of the school. Up until now, the church has been co-located with Living [...]

January 12th, 2017|Church Life|0 Comments

Advent Around the Mission

As this Advent season draws to a close, we would like to profile, albeit briefly, the numerous ways some of our member churches are serving and loving their communities. Grace Northridge in San Antonio, Texas, once again reached out to Lamar Elementary School, this time by creating the Loving Lamar Christmas Store. They not only [...]

December 22nd, 2016|Anglicanism, Church Life|

A Youth Retreat of Worship and Mission

Though the 2017 Winter Conference is coming up soon, this week, Three Streams decided to profile other goings on--even if it is another retreat--around the Mission, choosing to focus on the youth ministry at New Covenant Anglican Church in Winter Springs, Florida. Last week was their youth retreat which included much of what you'd expect: [...]

December 1st, 2016|Church Life, Ministry Partners|0 Comments

Sparks of Redemptive Grace

Our post this week is a book review from Rev. David Larlee, Associate Pastor of All Saints Dallas. The book, Sparks of Redemptive Grace, was written under a pen name by a member of his congregation. I wish this little book had been published many years ago when our extended family was trying to support [...]

September 9th, 2016|Church Life|

Reaching Across Generations

Recently, the Rt. Rev. Philip Jones led our clergy in considering the relationship between millennials and the church. As our member churches are diverse in geography and context, this discussion roused various creative and different ways of interacting with young adults within the church. Fr. Scott Davis of Grace Church in Fairhope, Alabama, shared his experience. He [...]

September 1st, 2016|Church Life|

Faithful Growth on Pawley’s Island

It has been quite the busy summer on the Carolina coast! The Abbey at Pawley's Island has moved into a beautiful new building which was dedicated and consecrated back in April. Barely a year ago--last August--Bishop Murphy led his congregation through a special litany to bless and give thanks for the new chapel that was [...]

August 25th, 2016|Church Life|0 Comments

Of Pubs and Theology

The Dallas Observer this week posted a lengthy story about beer and theology--Bible studies and fellowship happening around town with increasing regularity in pubs. To read their story, click here. Though surprising to many, gathering in pubs around town has become a consistent part of ministry for churches like All Saints Dallas. This summer, the theme [...]

August 11th, 2016|Church Life|

Serving Muslims in Florida

There are thousands of Muslims living around Tampa Bay, Florida, and Christ the King Anglican Church in nearby Ocala is seeking to love and serve them. They are partnering with a group called Tampa Muslim Outreach to help carry out their mission: “to help churches and individuals share the love of Christ with Muslims in [...]

July 14th, 2016|Church Life, Evangelism and Outreach|

A Songwriter’s Retreat

“Every movement actually moves on sound waves, and the modern liturgical renewal is no different.” In a 24-hour period from June 17-18, Ryan Flanigan—the worship leader at All Saints Dallas—hosted 20 songwriters from Florida, Alabama, Arkansas, and Texas in Dallas for a songwriters retreat. There were no speakers, no lectures on how to write songs; [...]

June 30th, 2016|Church Life, Events|1 Comment

A Time of Prayer and Sacrament

Throughout the Anglican Mission in Canada’s National Conference, Bishop Silas Ng invited those in attendance to join the host church in meeting for prayer. "Having 142 people at the 9am Saturday prayer meeting with the Richmond Emmanuel church family was greatly encouraging,” said Rev. Ed Hird, rector of St. Simon’s Church in North Vancouver, British [...]

May 26th, 2016|Anglicanism, Church Life|0 Comments