Cyclical Interviews: Fairlight Collins Lower

From serving as moderator of the Presbytery of San Diego to connecting with people who would never have previously considered themselves part of a church, Rev. Fairlight Collins Lower shares about her discernment process around starting a new kind of worshiping community in this month’s video interview. Please drop us a line at connect@cyclicalsd.org if…

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Cyclical Interviews: David Tran & Table San Diego

We have all faced numerous challenges throughout this year: pandemic, systemic racial injustice, wildfires and other natural disasters — and, on top of this, church leaders have been working faithfully to answer the question of what it means for the church to be an incarnational, embodied presence in a time of social distancing. We are…

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Cyclical Online Conference • August 12 • Faithful Innovation: Beginning a Conversation for a Post-Covid Church

Virtually every church around the world has been impacted by COVID-19. Church leaders are having to make countless difficult decisions as their paradigms and priorities are rapidly changing. On August 12, Cyclical is gathering a group of ecclesial innovators from across our international network to help church leaders discern God’s activity and reimagine their role…

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Cyclical SD Stories: Ebenezer Church

Our friends at Ebenezer Church have just been featured in a new video and article by the Presbyterian Mission Agency! In the video below, the powerful impact of Ebenezer’s ministry can be seen in the stories of local partners such as Stephanie Brown (Principal of Montgomery Middle STEAM Magnet School) and Christopher Nayve (University of…

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New Awareness, New Opportunities

The following is a guest post from Jason Evans, Missioner for Missional Communities for the Episcopal Diocese of Texas, and is used with permission. This article originally appeared here. On the subject of prayer, C.S. Lewis is quoted saying, “It doesn’t change God. It changes me.” Lewis knew that the regular activity of prayer changed…

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