January 20, 2019

A New Name, a New Family

Passage: Isaiah 62:1-5

Reverend Gannon Sims

Director of Ministry Formation & Virginia Regional Coordinator, Fresh Expressions US

Gannon helps lead the communications effort for Fresh Expressions, US. He earned the Bachelor of Arts Degree from Baylor University and the Master of Divinity degree from Duke University. Prior to entering seminary, Gannon worked as a legislative aide in the U.S. Senate and as a public affairs officer in the anti-human trafficking office at the U.S. State Department. He enjoys forging partnerships between followers of Jesus from different denominations and traditions and has served in various roles at several churches, Baptist, Presbyterian, and Anglican. Gannon is married to Carey, who also is a graduate of Duke Divinity School. Together they work to bring fresh expressions of church through their work with the Baptist Collegiate Ministry at the University of Mary Washington.