I am a writer, pastor, and missional church-planter living in the inner
city of Winnipeg, Canada with my Aussie wife, Kim, and Ethiopian son,
Micah. I am the pastor of Little Flowers Community
a Franciscan-Anabaptist faith community in Winnipeg's downtown West
End. I am co-director of Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Urban Ministries
). I am also the director of Chiara House
), a new intentional Christian community who share life "on the margins".
As a writer, I have contributed to several books and I am the author of the book, The Cost of Community: Jesus, St. Francis & Life in the Kingdom
(IVPress, Nov. 2011) & write at my blog www.jamiearpinricci.com
, as well as a religion blogger at The Huffington Post
My most recent book, "Vulnerable Faith: Missional Living in the Radical
Way of St. Patrick" features a foreword by award winner philosopher,
activist and author, Jean Vanier.