Official Seal of the General Convention

Task Force on Leveraging Social Media for Evangelism

A172 (2015) Resolved, the House of Bishops concurring, That the 78th General Convention create a Task Force of three bishops, three presbyters or deacons and six lay persons to develop two curricula – one for clergy and one for lay people – for the purpose of leveraging social media for evangelism; and be it further Resolved, That the Task Force develop the curricula in consultation with seminary deans, marketing professionals, and others with knowledge of evangelism and social media; and be it further Resolved, That the Task Force develop these curricula by the second year of the upcoming triennium and make them available by the third year, and that the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society regularly evaluate the curricula to ensure they are current; and be it further Resolved, That the Task Force work with the Development Office of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society to seek funds for this project, including the necessary staff or consultants to oversee this work.
Name Position Term ends Diocese, Province
Shisler Goff, Rev. Sara Chair 2018 Maryland, III
Knisely, The Rt. Rev. W. Nicholas Vice-Chair 2018 Rhode Island, I
Dell, The Rev. Dell Jacob Secretary 2018 New York, II
Adams, Mr. Walker Member 2018 West Missouri, VII
Cowgill, Mr. Benjamin Member 2018 North Carolina, IV
Curtis, Randall Member 2018 Arkansas, VII
Doyle, The Rt. Rev. C. Andrew Member 2018 Texas, VII
Felice, Ms. Beth Member 2018 Missouri, V
Giraldo, The Rev. Edgar Member 2018 Litoral Ecuador, IX
Lytle, Dr. Julie Member 2018 Massachusetts, I
Pacyniak, Mx. Kori Member 2018 Fort Worth, VII
Curry, The Most Rev. Michael Ex Officio 2018 North Carolina, IV
Jennings, The Rev. Gay C. Ex Officio 2018 Ohio, V
Spellers, The Rev. Canon Stephanie Staff n/a Long Island, II
Planned meetings
Date(s) Location Documents
September 1 (Tele/Web conference)
January 27-29, 2017 Garden Grove, California
Past Meetings
Dates Location Minutes Documents
May 5 (Tele/Web conference)
April 7 (Tele/Web conference)
March 3 (Tele/Web conference)
February 17 (Tele/Web conference)
February 4 (Tele/Web conference)
November 18-21, 2015 Linthicum Heights, Maryland
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