Speakers at Next Step:
“The Everyday Missionary”
Jenny Noyes - Executive Director, New Wineskins Missionary Network
Jenny, a global networker, has led New Wineskins since 2016. New Wineskins is an Anglican mission-mobilizing agency and host of the New Wineskins for Global Mission triennial conference. Jenny is also known for her work helping Alpha courses spread throughout the U.S. and overseas over the past 25 years. She helped coordinate the Hope and A Future conference in 2005, then became the Coordinator for Evangelism for the Anglican Communion Network (ACN), forerunner of the ACNA. She created the ACN's Good News Initiative, hosting 11 Sharing Our Faith conferences across the U.S. with a team led by renowned evangelist Rev. Dr. Michael Green. She also served as director of evangelism, missions and outreach at an Anglican church plant in Northern Virginia for 9 years. She and Larry have been married for 34 years and they have three grown children and two new daughters-in-love!
children and two new daughters-in-love!
“The Missional Leader”
Fr. Jens Notstad – Movement Leader ‘Reciprocal Mission’, Greenhouse Movement
Jens grew up on a dairy farm in south central Wisconsin, and after graduating from Northwestern University with a mechanical engineering degree he helped grow the Greenhouse Movement through multiplying congregations on the north side of Chicago. Currently, along with his beautiful wife Karen, daughter, Wilma, and son, Anders, he lives in Whitewater, Wisconsin, raising up a new network of congregations throughout Wisconsin. Jens and Karen both love working with youth and young adults and seeing them flourish as God reveals his purposes for their lives, and they desire to see the campuses and countryside renewed and transformed through God’s redeeming love.
“The Discipling Leader”
Ben Williams – Catechist, Greenhouse Movement
Ben and Haley serve with Greenhouse at Church of the Redeemer at Northwestern. A diverse group of students, families, and other community members, Church of the Redeemer seeks to be a beloved community transformed by Christ, commissioning global disciples, and pursuing revival of the North Shore. Ben and Haley also help lead Heritage Anglican Church and Mather Anglican Church, two congregations in nursing homes on the north side of Chicago.