Date: Wed, 8 Oct 2003 08:17:13 -0400 (EDT)
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Andy Figueroa)
Dear faithful AAC members and friends,
A brief report from "A Place to Stand - A Call to Action," Dallas
Let us know by return email what you've seen on TV news , radio or in the papers around Southern Ohio.
You will probably find a significant amount of news about the meeting on the CaNN GC 2003 web site.
Tuesday afternoon's schedule was tight, and long, and I believe appropriate.
Walking into the Trinity Ballroom of the Wyndham Anatole conference center took my breath away. I've never seen so many chairs facing a stage. Admittedly, nearly half of the chairs were roped off for the evenings Eucharist that was open to the public to encourage the nearly 3,000 attendees to sit up front. Huge screens were strategically positioned throughout the room so those who were not seated in the first section could see the speakers.
Other than some talks to get everybody on the same page and up-to-date, the main item of business was to begin to interact with the draft document intended for the Anglican Primates who are meeting next week. An outline of that documents is:
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