Evening Prayer: A Rookie Anglican Guide

Posted on June 8, 2023

Evening Prayer can be a great way to transition from the busy rhythms of work or school into a more restful, reflective last chapter of the day. Multiple authors have explained the value of such prayer for finding God, emotional stability, and even verse memorization. Like all our offices of daily prayer, it can be…

Palm Sunday: A Collect Reflection

Posted on April 5, 2020

The Collect for Palm Sunday Almighty and everliving God, in your tender love for the human race you sent your Son our Savior Jesus Christ to take upon himself our nature, and to suffer death upon the cross, giving us the example of his great humility: Mercifully grant that we may walk in the way…

Trinity Sunday: A Collect Reflection

Posted on May 26, 2018

The Collect for Trinity Sunday Almighty and everlasting God, you have given to us your servants grace, by the confession of a true faith, to acknowledge the glory of the eternal Trinity, and in the power of your divine Majesty to worship the Unity: Keep us steadfast in this faith and worship, and bring us…

Pentecost: A Collect Reflection

Posted on May 19, 2018

Pentecost Almighty God, on this day you opened the way of eternal life to every race and nation by the promised gift of your Holy Spirit: Shed abroad this gift throughout the world by the preaching of the Gospel, that it may reach to the ends of the earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord; who lives…

A Rookie Anglican Goes to the Telos Collective #Intersection2018 Conference

Posted on May 17, 2018

In case you’ve never heard of it, The Telos Collective is an initiative of the Anglican Church in North America [ACNA], created: The Telos Collective is under the leadership of ACNA Archbishop Foley Beach and Bishop Todd Hunter (leader of the “Churches for the Sake of Others” [C4SO] diocese). Here’s a video introduction to the…

The Latest Daily Office Booklet is Here!

Posted on May 14, 2018

Great news! I’ve finished work on the latest version(s) of the Daily Office Booklet. Based on user feedback, I’ve created 3 different versions of the booklet. IMPORTANT: You must submit your email address to receive links to download the Daily Office Booklet! If you’ve already submitted your email address to receive access to the Daily…

The Long Way Home: Dwelling in the Anglican Way

Posted on May 2, 2018

My “Anglican story” is intimately tied to the desire to be firmly anchored in the tradition it represents and the calling to establish more churches in that same tradition. A few years ago, my wife and I joined the Anglican Church in North America through confirmation. This is intriguing because, at that time, I was…

Marching from Fundamentalism to the Canterbury Trail (By Zach Jones)

Posted on April 30, 2018

Growing up, words like “Jesus” and “Church” were commonplace. My parents raised me and my siblings in a Christian household, and I cannot remember a time where I did not know about how Jesus died for my sins and rose again. In my Baptist upbringing, the Gospel was shared almost every Sunday. I knew the…