Dynamic Downtown Worship in the Anglican Tradition

2021

Global Impact Celebration

Sunday, January 24 – Sunday, January 31, 2021

Holy City

National Logo - Green3

Hurting Coast

International Logo - Gold2

Hungering World

Mission  in  a  World  Turned  Upside  Down

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     Sunday January 24, 2021

    • GIC Kick-Off Celebration Services – 7:30AM, 9:00AM and 11:00AM                                             Watch the 9:00 am service here         Watch the 11:00 am service here
    • Special Guest Speaker for all services
      • Rev. Canon Phil Ashey
    • Services at 9:00AM and 11:00AM are also live streamed.
    • Bring filled baby bottles and fill the bassinet with Bottles for Life for LPC
    • Bring books for the Reading Partners Book Drive and fill the book rack
    • Bring food items for St Michael’s Family Food Share to benefit Tricounty Family Ministries
    • Special GIC MTF Holy City and Hurting Coast Zoom 10:00AM -10:45AM     Watch the recording here
      • Featuring Lynn Rogers, Holy City, Committee Chair and Sherrie Driver, Hurting Coast, Committee Chair, and Lori Moore, GIC 2022 Chair 

 Monday January 25, 2021

    • Check your email for a Special Mission Message E-blast!
    • Mission Partner Prayer Service 7:00PM – 8:00PM        Watch the recording here
      • Join St. Michael’s Mission Partners on Zoom for a special prayer service for their ministries.
      • Led by Rev. Richard Grimball and supported by St. Michael’s Prayer Ministers 
      • Pray with a Mission Partner in a small break out group during the service
      • Support our Mission Partners in prayer this evening!

Tuesday January 26, 2021

  • Check your email for a Special Mission Message E-blast!
  • Special Theology Over Coffee session 7:30AM-8:30AM     Watch the recording here
      • Zoom with the Rev. Claire Sullivan in Thailand
      • Learn about her amazing ministry journey back to Thailand in the midst of the pandemic 
    • Persecuted Church Awareness Session 7:30PM-8:30PM           Watch the recording here
      • Millions of believers around the world are persecuted and oppressed because of their faith
      • Your prayers and partnership can make a difference in persecuted families
      • Become better equipped to support our faithful brothers and sisters around the world
      • Moderated by Jenny Noyes of New Wineskins Missionary Network
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Wednesday January 27, 2021

    • Check your email for a Special Mission Message E-blast!
    • Serving the City Mission Partner Interview Panel 6:30PM-8:00PM     Watch the recording here
      • Hear how the pandemic has affected our local and U.S. Mission Partners
      • Interact with local mission partners live on Zoom
      • Moderated by Rev. Al Zadig
      • Learn how to join in God’s mission right here!
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Thursday January 28, 2021

  • Check your email for a Special Mission Message E-blast!
  • Take a Zoom break and pray for Mission at St Michael’s Church. 
  • Think about how God is speaking to you through these mission stories.

Friday January 29, 2021

  • Check your email for a Special Mission Message E-blast!
  • Pray for our Mission Partners in the Holy City, Hurting Coast and Hungering World.
  • Ask the Lord how you should be involved in his mission.

Saturday January 30, 2021

  • Check your email for a Special Mission Message E-blast!
  • Hungering World Mission Partner Interview Panel 9:00AM-10:00AM
    • Hear how the pandemic has impacted our Mission Partners around the world.
    • Interact with international Mission Partners live on Zoom.
    • Moderated by Rev. Al Zadig
    • Learn how you can be a part of God’s mission around the world!
  • Global Human Trafficking Awareness Session 3:00PM-4:30PM
    • Learn about the modern epidemic of human trafficking around the world.
    • Understand how the International Justice Mission is partnering with local justice systems to end violence against people living in poverty.
    • Join in discussion and prayer on these issues.
    • Moderated by Mitch Watford, Young Adult Ministry.
    • Attend live outdoors at home of Thad and Caitlin Bullock – limited seating reserved using online sign-up or Zoom 

Sunday January 31, 2021

  • GIC Launch into St Michael’s Mission 2021 Services – 7:30AM, 9:00AM and 11:00AM
  • Special Guest Speaker for all services
    • Rev. Dr. John Barr
  • Services at 9:00AM and 11:00AM are also live streamed.
  • Bring books for the Reading Partners Book Drive and fill the book rack!
  • Bring food items for St Michael’s Family Food Share to benefit Tricounty Family Ministries.

Speakers

The Rev. Canon J. Philip Ashey

The Rev. Canon J. Philip Ashey

  • The Rev. Canon J. Philip Ashey holds degrees from Stanford University, Loyola Law School, General Theological Seminary (New York) and an LLM from Cardiff University in the UK
  • He is the President and CEO of the American Anglican Council
  • Also serves as Special Counsel to the Archbishop, Advisor to the GAFCON Primates, and leads Lawyers Networks in both ACNA and GAFCON
  • Served Episcopal and Anglican congregations of all sizes in California, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Georgia
  • He is married to Julie and they have four adult children
The Very Rev. Dr. John Barr

The Very Rev. Dr. John Barr

  • The Very Rev. Dr. John Barr holds degrees from The University of the South, Virginia Seminary and Fuller Seminary
  • He served parishes in South Carolina, the Mississippi Delta and Alabama
  • He is the former Dean of Diocese of South Carolina
  • Currently he serves as Chairman of the Commission on Ministry for the Diocese, and a member of the Board of Trustees of Kanuga, and as Sub Dean at Church of the Apostles, Columbia SC
  • He is married to Laura (author of Faithfully Fit, Word Publishing), and they have three children (Ramsay, MacReadie, David), and four grandchildren

Mission Events

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bottles for life
reading partners