You must abandon your preconceived notions about community. “To enter into true community, our ideal community must be surrendered.” – “Called Together: A Guide to Forming Missional Communities.” When we think of forming a community, our rose-colored glasses picture a place where everyone gets along, and conflict is absent. While this lack of discord would be lovely, itContinue reading “Three Essential Elements In A Transformational Community”
Today’s post is part of an ongoing discussion about what followers of Jesus Christ can do to help transform our urban centers. I am by no means an expert but want to help facilitate the conversations and begin to tap into the collective hearts and minds of my readers and those serving in this vitalContinue reading “Loving our Communities and Cities into the Arms of God”
Can we really reclaim the Acts 2 Community?
The true church of God is a generous, community-minded, disciple-making machine.
Ministry is always about relationships. In rural areas it is critical.
Missional communities are filling a void created in many congregations, a loss of authentic community.
When we ignore the mission opportunities outside our doors, Christians are failing to live up to their full mission potential.
Missional communities continue to be an instrument by which we can live out what it means to be a missional church in the 21st Century.