The distinctive diaconate, in my view, still needs to be taken more seriously as a vocational opportunity, within the Church of England.
Deacon Chris Saccali is the founder of Community Connect in Athens. Great ministry, Chris! Last Wednesday Community Connect Northern Suburbs met for the first time in 2018 at the Loida Scripture Home for the Elderly in Kifissia. Deacon Chris Saccali, the founder of Community Connect, and Mr Alexis Karelis, the President of Loida, spoke … Continue reading DEACON CHRIS IN ATHENS: Community Connect
7 May, this coming Sunday, is Vocations Sunday and this blog of course celebrates vocations to the distinctive diaconate. It was great to read Gerrie's story and I'm delighted to post the vocation journey of Deacon Chris Saccali, assistant curate in the Greater Athens Chaplaincy in Greece. Oh yes, there are distinctive deacons in the … Continue reading A DEACON IN GREECE