“Let’s go on a missions trip,” says Canon J. John, a noted author, speaker, and media personality in the U.K. “Walk next door. It’s cheaper.” In this talk, given January 21, 2019 at St. Philip’s Church, Charleston, and sponsored by the Anglican Leadership Institute, Canon John urges Christians to practice evangelism through praying, caring and sharing.
It was an early Saturday morning in November when 100 or so joined together for an Alpha Retreat like none I had experienced before. The fall weather was delightful. We had heard some great teachings, had some great conversations, and grown in relationships within our small groups. Then, we sat in our groups to pray to be filled with God’s Holy Spirit. “Come, Holy Spirit.” And He came. What made this whole “time away” different was that we did it ...Read More