About Todd Hunter

Bishop Todd Hunter is the founding bishop of The Diocese of Churches for the Sake of Others, a diocese of the Anglican Church in North America. Bishop Hunter is past President of Alpha USA, former National Director for the Association of Vineyard Churches, and retired founding pastor of Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Costa Mesa, California. He is the author of Christianity Beyond Belief: Following Jesus for the Sake of OthersGiving Church Another ChanceThe Outsider InterviewsThe Accidental Anglican, Our Favorite Sins, and Our Character at Work. Bishop Hunter is also the founder and leader of The Telos Collective, where he works alongside Archbishop Beach and other ACNA bishops and leaders to catalyze sacramental and missional churches to engage contemporary North American culture.

4 Essential Elements of Missional Leadership

Leading a church through the changes required for missional living is seriously complex work. Many people, understandably, are fearful of the disruption taking place in our culture. With political and racial tensions reaching new heights in our communities, neighbors now see one another as enemies. Having any sort of conversation, let alone a faith conversation, puts people on edge. But [...]

By |2020-06-24T06:04:37-05:00June 24th, 2020|Categories: Leadership|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Missional Leadership for the Ordinary Pastor: 3 Simple Steps

Missional leadership is not as mysterious or difficult as you might think. It is simply embodying the work of a missionary in your context—and teaching others to do the same. As the body of Christ, the Church is bearer of Divine blessing, and sign, foretaste and instrument of the Kingdom. Missional leadership articulates the vision and shapes the values that [...]

By |2020-02-17T09:40:57-06:00February 19th, 2020|Categories: For Pastors, Leadership|Tags: , |0 Comments

What in the World Is an Anglican Missional Ecclesiology?

If you aren’t 100% sure what the words Missional Ecclesiology mean, you’re not alone! A Google search of the phrase missional church yields 2.1 million hits in .55 seconds! There have been dozens of books written on the topic in the last 20 years since the publishing of the landmark book: Missional Church—A Vision for the Sending of the Church in North America.  To break [...]

By |2019-03-28T11:09:40-05:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: Anglicanism, For Pastors, Theology|2 Comments