New Director of Strategy & Operations for Church of England Evangelical Council
The Church of England Evangelical Council has appointed the Revd Canon John Dunnett as the organisation’s Director of Strategy and Operations.
Dunnett had served as the General Director of Church Pastoral Aid Society (CPAS) since 2006.
He will be responsible for implementing the CEEC’s Vision:
- To facilitate national conferences/gatherings on mission / evangelism in order to share good practice and celebrate success,
- To promote church planting,
- To provide a forum for discussion of ‘thorny’ issues relating to matters such as church planting,
- To defend and advocate an apologetic for conversionism,
- To cooperate with EA and other national networks wherever possible,
- To participate in public square debate and the challenge of culture(s),
- To challenge the evangelical constituency to retain a focus on mission and evangelism as a ‘permanent priority’,
- To help evangelicals pursue evangelism as part of a commitment to the church,
- To help evangelicals keep an international/ global perspective on mission/evangelism