2018 Winter Conference Wrap UP

Nearly 200 clergy and lay members from AMiA churches joined their guests and others interested in learning more about building three stream Anglican churches and new worshiping communities for Winter Conference 2018. Focused on the theme “Come & See, Go & Tell”, we were encouraged to “Come & See” with fresh eyes, looking at God, [...]

2019-07-04T00:58:39-05:00March 15th, 2018|Anglicanism, Church Life, Spiritual growth, Winter Conference|Comments Off on 2018 Winter Conference Wrap UP

Alpha at All Saints Dallas: Introducing Christian Community

On Tuesday nights at a bar in Dallas, a group of over 100 people from diverse worldviews and backgrounds gathers to share food and discuss matters of faith. During each session of this 10-week Alpha Course, hosted by All Saints Dallas, participants listen to a 30-minute talk [...]

2019-07-04T00:58:39-05:00March 8th, 2018|Church Life, Evangelism and Outreach|Comments Off on Alpha at All Saints Dallas: Introducing Christian Community

A Heart for the Homeless

It is estimated that more than a half a million Americans are homeless on any given night.* How can the Church respond to such a large need? Desert Mission Anglican Church in Phoenix started by considering how to love well the 5,600 homeless in Maricopa County, Arizona. The church learned that through partnership with I-HELP [...]

2019-07-04T00:58:40-05:00January 3rd, 2018|Church Life, Evangelism and Outreach|Comments Off on A Heart for the Homeless

Extraordinary Lives: Loving God in a Big Way

Despite our best efforts to welcome all into our churches, for many families impacted by disabilities, church is an uncomfortable place. In fact, some avoid it altogether. But, at St. Andrew’s in Little Rock, young people with special needs have a place where they belong in a community created just for them. Church member Kay [...]

Stories From The Pew: Christopher’s Story

“In this new season, Christopher, you’re not alone. The Lord wants to satisfy your hunger.” These words were spoken over Christopher Benson, a member of All Saints East Dallas, at his confirmation last month. Christopher teaches Literature at the Cambridge School of Dallas and has been a attending All Saints East Dallas for the last [...]

2019-07-04T00:58:44-05:00August 10th, 2017|Church Life|0 Comments

Getting Unstuck: An Interview with Father Jay Wright

A few years into his Worship Director and Assistant Pastor role at All Saints Dallas, Father Jay Wright found himself feeling stuck. "I felt stuck in a particular leadership situation," explained Wright+. "I initially talked to my rector, Bishop Philip Jones, about it. In the course of our conversation, he helped me see that in [...]

2019-07-04T00:58:44-05:00August 3rd, 2017|Church Life, Leadership, Personal Story|Comments Off on Getting Unstuck: An Interview with Father Jay Wright

Stories From The Pew: BLiSS

"It's easy to feel isolated when you're taking care of little ones...(BLiSS) has transformed my days. I feel like ever since I started attending BLiSS I've realized I can walk with Jesus all throughout my day. So when I'm cleaning the dishes I can talk to him and invite him into that space. And He [...]

2019-07-04T00:58:47-05:00April 20th, 2017|Church Life, Evangelism and Outreach, Winter Conference|Comments Off on Stories From The Pew: BLiSS

Liturgical Folk

In June 2016, we profiled Ryan Flanigan, the worship leader at All Saints Dallas, and his desire to cultivate songwriting through retreats (you can find that post here). Ryan, though, in addition to all that, has found the time and the musical partner to set him on yet another pursuit: Liturgical Folk. Liturgical Folk is [...]

2019-07-04T00:58:49-05:00January 19th, 2017|Church Life|Comments Off on Liturgical Folk

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 [...]

2019-07-04T00:58:50-05:00January 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 [...]

2019-07-04T00:58:50-05:00December 22nd, 2016|Anglicanism, Church Life|Comments Off on Advent Around the Mission