Equipping God's People to Create Missional Culture

Focused Sessions @ Ecclesia National Gathering 2011

I’m looking forward to our (Ecclesia Network) National Gathering that is taking place this week in Washington, D.C.  The focus this year is spiritual formation for missional communities.  Todd Hunter and Marykate Morse are a couple of the speakers this … Continue reading

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2011 Ecclesia Network National Gathering in Washington DC: February 23rd – 25th

This coming year the Ecclesia Network is hosting our National Gathering in Washington D.C. once again. The theme this year is Spiritual Formation in Missional Congregations. Here are some of the details. DATES February 23rd – 25th FOCUS A More … Continue reading

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The Discipleship Series – Reflections from The Great Omission by Dallas Willard

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Here are a string of posts about what it means to follow Jesus in today’s world. In this series, I share a brief summary of each of the chapters of Dallas Willard’s – The Great Omission: Reclaiming Jesus’s Essential Teachings … Continue reading

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Henri Nouwen and His Ministry of Companioning with Wil Hernandez Part II

Nouwen as Spiritual Friend Henri Nouwen longed and sought for deep, abiding friendship everywhere he went. His capacity to connect personally with thousands of friends from various parts of the world is legendary. Amazingly, of the fifteen hundred people he … Continue reading

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Henri Nouwen and His Ministry of Companioning with Wil Hernandez Part I

Introduction Just as spirituality itself is irreducibly communal, so is our entire journey. Far from a picture of a solitary odyssey, we navigate through our spiritual life with the help of people coming alongside and companioning us. This series will … Continue reading

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Discipleship XIV

In this series of posts, I am sharing some short thoughts from each chapter of Dallas Willard’s book The Great Omission and then some brief personal reflections. Chapter Thirteen: Christ-Centered Piety Willard continues to beat the drum that if we … Continue reading

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Discipleship XIII

In this series of posts, I am sharing some short thoughts from each chapter of Dallas Willard’s book The Great Omission and then some brief personal reflections. Chapter Twelve: Spiritual Disciplines, Spiritual Formation, and the Restoration of the Soul Transformation … Continue reading

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Discipleship Part VIII

In this series of posts, I am sharing some short thoughts from each chapter of Dallas Willard’s book The Great Omission and then some brief personal reflections. Chapter Seven: Spiritual Formation in Christ This quote stuck out to me today, … Continue reading

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Ecclesia Gathering in Hollywood -The Integrated Journey

For those of you in the LA area, I wanted to let you know about a gathering that is taking place this next week. It is hosted by the Ecclesia Network and open for pastors, staff and ministry leaders. Here … Continue reading

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