Thursday is for Discipleship “My central claim is that we can become like Christ by doing one thing — by following him in the overall style of life he chose for himself.” (Dallas Willard, The Spirit of the Disciplines, ix) Dallas Willard lives with Jesus now but his books continue to draw the heart of seekers of … More What Was the Overall Style of Jesus Ministry?
First Post of 2015 The Good: I’m still alive. The Bad: There is less sand in the hourglass of life. The Good: I’m still married to Stephnie The Bad: She’s still stuck with me. The Good: I started the year with a workout on the treadmill … More 10 Thoughts on the Good and the Bad at the Start of 2015
Sunday Musings Just finished up a wonderful conference with the incredible folks at Trinity Church and its two campuses in Watseka and Ashkum, IL. What a great time and what a great idea. This was their second year of doing a conference they call The One Conference. Taking their cue from Ephesians 4:4-6, the ministry … More Celebrating the Oneness and Wonder of the Body of Christ.
Monday is for Discussion (updated August 2017) “Intensely Local” — a vision of the future (Dateline October 2025) (a potential future newspaper article) Communitas is a cluster of house churches being planted in suburban Charlotte, NC that has a unique approach to the “missional question.” The church has a big vision. They want to be a … More Lord Willing: A Snapshot of What the Future Might Be