Tag Archives: missional_church

Finding Faith: More college students see themselves as spiritual rather than religious | AVALANCHE-JOURNAL

The future of the church depends on reaching the growing number of spiritual but post-religious people especially today’s students. This recent article fromthe heart of the Bible belt shows the post-religious phenomenon is not restricted to hot spots of “secularism” … Continue reading

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toward a missional future

emergent, new monastic, emerging, organic, ancient future, missional church. I haven’t been completely comfortable with any of these current labels for evolving ways of being the church. As I have been re-imagining what it means to be a follower of Jesus in … Continue reading

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what not to expect in a missional church

David Fitch has a great post on his blog about the expectation folks should not have of a missional church. here his intro check Having planted a missional church from 10 people, and having gone through much pain and joy, … Continue reading

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Is Mosaic a part of the Emerging Church?

Alex Mcmanus of Mosaic Church in LA has an interesting observation and reflection on the emerging church and Mosaic’s link to things emerging into the mystic… » Is Mosaic a part of the Emerging Church? Here’s the interesting observation by … Continue reading

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blogging from the island of jamaica

[thumb:563:l][thumb:562:l][thumb:561:l][thumb:560:l][thumb:559:l][newline] Well this is the first chance I’ve had to blog from our mission trip to Jamaica. We have 19 people (14 adults and 5 kids from 5-17) staying at hte Immaculate Conception  Convent. Hostel. It has been about 86-95 degrees … Continue reading

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missional and emergent

I noticed that sometimes these two words representing movements of change the church can get used interchangably. I wonder how much synergy there is between the two. Some people are in both conversations This article speaks to some of the connecting pont … Continue reading

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driscoll aoplogizes for cheap shots

Mark Driscoll has issued a public apology for the pretty ugly comments he made about Brian Mclaren and Doug Pagitt on leadership journal blog. Here’s a clip of the apology I have come to see that my comments were sinful and in … Continue reading

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missional, emergent, relelvant?

I had an interesting conversation with another urban church planter yesterday. He shared that he was rethinking how being a missional church (along the lines of the The Shaping of Things to Come) would fit into his ministry with people of … Continue reading

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