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Evangelism Matters video on-demand available

November 30, 2016
Evangelism Initiatives



Videos of Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, workshops and plenary sessions from Evangelism Matters, along with handouts and additional resources for each workshop, are now available on-demand at no charge here and here. 

Evangelism Matters, an Episcopal Church Evangelism Conference on November 18-19 in Dallas, TX, was designed for anyone who would like to learn more about evangelism and available resources to share our faith. More than 400 people attended the landmark event, which was co-sponsored by Forward Movement and the Presiding Bishop’s Office for Evangelism Initiatives, and was hosted by the Diocese of Dallas and Church of the Transfiguration, Dallas, TX  where the activities were held.

On-Demand Videos
Videos available for viewing are:

• Keynote address by Presiding Bishop Michael Curry

• Eucharist: Celebrant Bishop George Sumner of Diocese of Dallas and preacher Presiding Bishop Michael Curry

• Panel: What Is Evangelism?, with the Rev. Alberto Cutié, Diocese of Southeast Florida; Carrie Boren Headington, Missioner for Evangelism in the Diocese of Dallas; the Rev. Marcus Halley, Diocese of West Missouri; and Mary Parmer, creator of the Invite *Welcome* Connect program in the Diocese of Texas; moderated by the Rev. Canon Scott Gunn, Executive Director of Forward Movement.

• Plenary: Testimony: Sharing the Faith that Is in Us, by the Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers, the Presiding Bishop’s Canon for Evangelism and Reconciliation.

• Workshops
Cultivating an Evangelistic Church
Presented by Carrie Boren Headington and the Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers

From Visitor to Member in 12 Months
Presented by the Rev. Chris Girata and Elizabeth Carrière Peeples

How the Church Can Reach and Engage Millennials
Presented by Grant Skeldon

Storytelling as Evangelism: How to Connect Our Story with the Never Ending Story
Presented by Bishop Porter Taylor

The Shape of the Jesus Movement: Strategies for Discipleship, Evangelism and Reconciliation
Presented by the Rev. Jay Sidebotham and the Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers

Made for Evangelism
Presented by Bishop Andrew Doyle and Bishop Gregory Brewer

• Various highlight videos

• Cardboard Testimonies video, with instructions on leading the exercise in your ministry

On the web:
Evangelism Matters videos now available

The Rev. Canon
Stephanie Spellers

Canon to the Presiding Bishop for Evangelism, Reconciliation and Creation Care

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Sarah Alphin

Associate for Church Planting and Evangelism

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