‘Revolutionary, radical’ ministry initiatives taught church this triennium

Mission enterprise zones, new church starts point to 21st century evangelism

Editor’s note: This is the last in a series of stories about The Episcopal Church’s pledge at the 77th General Convention to partner with dioceses to begin innovative mission strategies. Previous stories are here. [Episcopal News Service]  The first three years of The Episcopal Church’s project of granting greater freedom to people who want to […]

Churches reach out to Latinos: ‘God’s people are coming’

Mission Enterprise Zones, New Church Starts grants stir creativity

Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of stories about The Episcopal Church’s pledge at the 77th General Convention to partner with dioceses to begin innovative mission strategies. Previous stories are here. [Episcopal News Service] Bolstered by matching grants from the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society and the Diocese of Olympia, the Rev. […]

Practicing a mission strategy of presence

Mission Enterprise Zone grant helps fund effort in Worcester, Massachusetts

Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of stories about The Episcopal Church’s pledge at the 77th General Convention to partner with dioceses to begin innovative mission strategies. Previous stories are here. [Episcopal News Service] The Rev. Tom Brackett has a word for the Diocese of Western Massachusetts’ urban missioner in the South […]

Western NC’s Kairos West: Intentionally sacred among the secular

Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of stories about The Episcopal Church’s pledge at the 77th General Convention to partner with dioceses to begin innovative mission strategies. Previous stories are here. [Episcopal News Service] Any given day or night, the Kairos West Community Center hosts people interested in “funky fitness” classes, artists, […]

Granting greater freedom, mission program nears end of first triennium

New church starts, enterprise zones respond to Holy Spirit’s work in the world

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories about The Episcopal Church’s pledge at the 77th General Convention to partner with dioceses to begin innovative mission strategies. Subsequent stories are here. [Episcopal News Service] Over the life of The Episcopal Church its institutional structures have responded often to the actions of many […]