Wednesday is for Prayer Whether your church is new or old, organic or traditional, large or small, whether it meets in a building or a house, in a community center or under a tree, if your location is anywhere in North America, these six things are true about your congregation (and mine): We are not … More Six Truths about Organic and Traditional Churches
Tell us why?
Thursday is for Discipleship I was going to save this for Monday’s post, but I had a great discussion with an American Missionary to Bolivia tonight in which it popped up as a discussion item and I decided I didn’t want to wait. Don’t think of this as a critique of the traditional church but … More Explaining Simple-Church Simply
Recently I have been reading a few books that are filling my head with ideas about the challenges of living out Christian community anywhere. The Wisdom of Stability Life Together (I read this one once a year) The Big Sort Simple Church All of them are well written. They are from all over the political … More More Musings on the Possibility of Christian Community
Weekend Reading Quotes “Programs were made for man, not man for programs. If the goal is keep certain things going, the church is in trouble. The end result must always be about people. Programs should only be tools.” — Thom Rainer and Eric Geiger, Simple Church, p. 42 “He believed God wanted disciples who would walk … More God is Glorious, Glorious, Glorious
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