Daniel Adkinson

Daniel Adkinson

Writer

The Rev. Daniel Adkinson serves as the founding rector of St. Thomas Anglican Church in Athens, Georgia. Prior to moving to Athens to plant St. Thomas, he served for almost a decade at Christ Church in Plano, TX. He was ordained in 2009 and served as the first Executive Director of Anglican 1000, an initiative of the Anglican Church in North America. He is married to Holly, and they have two children.

Getting Ready for 2021 with The Evergreen Project

Posted on November 25, 2020
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Getting Ready for 2021 End the Year Strong is a new resource from the Evergreen Project! You can download it for free on The Evergreen Project website. Getting ready for 2021 is vital for wrapping up 2020. Start looking ahead now. Spend some time praying and dreaming! In May of 2020, Tim Keller did a…

End the Year Strong from the Evergreen Project

Posted on November 24, 2020
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Take Stock of 2020 The Evergreen Project began precisely to help churches grow for the kind of difficult days we have faced together in 2020. It is the hope of Archbishop Foley Beach and founders of this movement to help churches become “evergreen,” that is, green at all times. You have probably learned a lot…

The Next Normal? Not So Fast (COVID-19 Final Resource Roundup)

Posted on June 30, 2020
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Early on in the midst of this global pandemic, Ed Stetzer told us to think about the next few months like an accordion. He predicted multiple phases of expanding and contracting in terms of our ability to gather in-person. We are beginning to see this accordion effect. The U. S. News & World Report ran…

Regaining Rhythm? (COVID-19 Resource Roundup)

Posted on June 23, 2020
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The last few months have been incredibly disruptive. We have all been navigating a global pandemic. Now, we are navigating phases of COVID-19 recovery (and possible resurgences) alongside renewed conversations about race and justice amidst social unrest. As we move into the Summer, many congregations are regaining some sort of rhythm as they begin regathering….

Beginning to Regather for Worship (COVID–19 Resource Roundup)

Posted on June 16, 2020
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Our COVID–19 Resource Roundup Focus This Week This week, we want to highlight several different areas. First, the national conversation is focused on race, justice, and social unrest. There is a robust conversation taking place and we are seeing different responses from church leaders. Anglican Compass published “A Letter to Fellow ACNA Clergy” and hosted…

Increasing Complexity for Ministry and Mission (COVID-19 Resource Roundup)

Posted on June 9, 2020
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Expanding Our COVID-19 Resource Roundup Focus Last month it felt like many of our churches and leaders were finding their legs again. They had pivoted to various creative ministry avenues during the COVID-19 lockdowns. (Pivot and unprecedented are probably in the running for the word of the year.) Everyone was making plans for post-COVID-19 recovery…

Remember COVID-19? (COVID-19 Resource Roundup)

Posted on June 2, 2020
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Whiplash! Remember COVID-19? Last week, we witnessed the tragic death of George Floyd. His murder released new waves of social conversation, violence, prayerful reflection, and a wide variety of responses within our communities. Amazingly, within a few days, the national focus on COVID-19 and COVID-19 recovery shifted. The COVID-19 crisis seems like it is ‘so…

How Churches Are Helping (COVID-19 Resource Roundup)

Posted on May 26, 2020
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We need your help. We are assembling the best resources for ministry in the church relative to the COVID crisis. This is the ninth edition of the round-up. Thank you all for your support and for your readership. We want to turn our attention to how churches are dealing with the IMPACT and EFFECT of…