Equipping God's People to Create Missional Culture

The New Parish by Paul Sparks, Tim Soerens & Dwight Friesen – Available for Pre-order Now!

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Last month I finished reading The New Parish by Paul Sparks, Tim Soerens and Dwight Friesen. I appreciate this book immensely because it takes the missional conversation a step further by developing a strong theology of place. More than that, … Continue reading

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Creating a Missional Culture – A Year Later

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It was about a year ago that IVP released Creating a Missional Culture: Equipping the Church for the Sake of the World.  Upon the anniversary of its release, I thought I would give some reflections on what has happened this … Continue reading

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Plugged Back In, Some Future Posts

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I had an amazingly refreshing time with my family extended family and some friends in St. Pete’s, Florida.  Most all the time I remained unplugged, other than posting some pics through instagram, that automatically pop up on my facebook page … Continue reading

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Last Day to Get Creating a Missional Culture (kindle version) for $2.99

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Today, Saturday, June 29th is the last day to get the kindle version of Creating a Missional Culture for JUST $2.99.  So if you haven’t ordered it yet, now is the time! Here are some of the things you will … Continue reading

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Creating a Missional Culture Goes on Sale and Hits #1

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If you haven’t had a chance to get Creating a Missional Culture, this is likely the best time to get it, since the kindle version on sale for just $2.99. According to InterVarsity Press, the sale ends on June 29th. … Continue reading

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Missio Alliance Resources

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The new Missio Alliance website is now up and running with some rich resources from our first national gathering available. When you go to the site, you can learn more about missio alliance, our history, distinguishing features, focus of our … Continue reading

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This Week with Henri Nouwen

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“Life is God’s initiative and can end or change suddenly, unexpectedly, and unpredictably. When we humans are ready to give up hope and resign ourselves to inevitability, God intervenes and reveals completely new beginnings. The resurrection of Jesus is God’s … Continue reading

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