A countervailing voice

This is a thoughtful response to the prevailing sentiment expressed at the hearings at the Committee on Structure about restructuring the church. At the hearing almost everyone who spoke called for a special convention or a special commission to consider restructuring the church around proposals that call for shrinking the House of  Deputies and making General Convention smaller.

Thomas Jackson offers another view, one hardly heard at the hearing:

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Diocese of Fort Worth Deputation

FW deputies and alternates and staff
The Diocese of Fort Worth’s deputation and alternates along with Demi Prentiss, ministry developer and administrator. L-R – Victoria Prescott, David Madison, Fred Barber, Demi Prentiss, Bob Hicks, Brent Walker (rear), Katie Sherrod, (front), Susan Slaughter, Norm Snyder and Kathleen Wells. Not pictured are Amy Haynie, ClayOla Gitane, Jim Reynolds, Lisa Neilson, and Bishop Wallis Ohl.   Also not pictured are the Episcopal Church Women delegates to the Triennial — Sandy Shockley, Lynne Minor, Jackie Meeks and Cynthia Hill.