Peter Bush is Teaching Elder at Westwood Presbyterian Church in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and formerly served at Knox Presbyterian Church in Mitchell, Ontario. He co-directed three Worship Renewal Grant Projects that focused on training lay people to preach and to plan and lead worship services. he is the author, with Christine O'Reilly, of Where 20 or 30 Are Gathered: Leading Worship in the Small Church.
"A well-known version of the Prayer of St. Francis of Assisi contains the line, 'And in dying we are born to eternal life.' The church must understand that its death is possible--is, in fact, inevitable. Only then can the church experience the amazing power of the resurrection."