Equipping God's People to Create Missional Culture

Friday Favorites

The Mysterious Case of Pepe, the Pepper. Originally uploaded by RєRє Some of my favorite blog posts that I read this past week. May the various reads enrich your soul. Favorite “Not-So-Holy” Holy Week Reflection Rachel Held Evans shares some … Continue reading

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Project 365

My friend Matt Bartley turned me on to this app called Project 365, where you take a photo each day of the year that in some way reflects that particular day.  Being someone who enjoys photography, my new iPhone 4 … Continue reading

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Missional in Suburbia – Take the Survey

My friend Todd Hiestand, who is a pastor at The Well in Suburban Philadelphia and his buddy Michael Wallenmeyer are working on a project on what it means to be missional in suburbia.  There is a groundswell of conversation and … Continue reading

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The Top Nine Cities/Towns I Visited in 2009

The Wave! Originally uploaded by kjohnsvt I’m a little late on some of my top 2009 items, but I thought I would share the top nine cities/towns that I had the opportunity to visit in 2009. It is tough to … Continue reading

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Todd Hiestand on The Good News

This entry is a part of an on-going blog series called The Good News, which is taking place throughout the Easter Season, from Easter to Pentecost. A full list of the contributors can be found here. Todd’s local newspaper is … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger Schedule for The Good News Series

Illustration by Nidhi Balwada from India

During this Easter Season, I am hosting a blog series on The Good News, where we will hear and discuss the Good News in its rich and multi-layered depth. To learn more about this series please read the introduction. Below … Continue reading

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Great Events from Coast to Coast

During the next couple of weeks there are some great events happening from coast to coast. In my last entry I shared about the ArtCyle that is happening in East Hollywood this coming Saturday. Today I had a few other … Continue reading

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A Primer on Today’s Missional Church

The Sower - Vincent Van Gogh

With the buzz about the missional church, and a the desire to acquaint people in the congregations I serve on the topic, I decided to write a primer on today’s missional church. A primer is designed to introduce someone to … Continue reading

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Choice Blog Entries – Crises, Money, Sent

Primary Colours Originally uploaded by Nafe3-Bye Bye Thoughts on the Financial Crises Graham Tomlin author and principle of St. Paul’s Theological Centre which is a training centre that actually resides in the church, rather than an academic setting, shares with … Continue reading

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