Equipping God's People to Create Missional Culture

Remembering Dallas Willard – A Man Who Invited Others to Live in the Reality of God’s Kingdom

Dallas-Willard

Dallas Willard was an unassuming kind of man, who used the incredible influence God gave him, to help others live the God-soaked-life in the present, as he himself did.  In a time when so many people seek notoriety, he never … Continue reading

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The Cost of Community – Making Discipleship Like Jesus

Cost of Community

There are some books worth mentioning on a regular basis.  Jamie Arpin-Ricci’s The Cost of Community is one of those books.  The reason it is an important read today is in the midst of a lot of books being published … Continue reading

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This Week with Henri Nouwen

“Discipline is the other side of discipleship. Discipleship without discipline is like waiting to run in the marathon without ever practicing. Discipline without discipleship is like always practicing for the marathon but never participating. It is important, however, to realize … Continue reading

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If I Had My Life to Live Over Again – A Reflection on the Life of Tom Fowler

I received an email two days ago that started, “I need to pass on that Tom passed away on Monday night in Columbus, Ohio.”  I was shocked to hear this news, for Tom was only 46 years old.  His obituary … Continue reading

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How Do You Train Missional Community Leaders?

Developing and training leaders for missional communities begins with cultivating a discipleship ethos. We need to look at discipleship holistically, beginning with those who have yet to self-identify as Christians, and then all the way across the continuum to those … Continue reading

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LA 2010: Ustreamed Live from Hollywood, California – Nov. 5th @ 7 p.m. and Nov. 6th @ 9 a.m.

SPECIAL UPDATE: If you tuned in last night, you realized that we were experiencing some technical difficulties at various times in the evening.  Our apologies to you.  Our internet connection has been unstable.   We hope the issues will be … Continue reading

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LA 2010: Speaker Themes – Andy Goodacre

LA 2010 starts TONIGHT (7 p.m. Sharp) – Friday, November 5th and ends on Saturday November 6th. For a full list of the speakers and details about this UNconference, check out this LA 2010 post. Please RSVP for this event … Continue reading

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LA 2010: Speaker Themes – Aaron Chung

LA 2010 starts TONIGHT (7 p.m. Sharp) – Friday, November 5th and ends on Saturday November 6th. For a full list of the speakers and details about this UNconference, check out this LA 2010 post. Please RSVP for this event … Continue reading

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