Category Archives: Missional Living

He said, “When it comes to faith …

“When it comes to faith, what a living, creative, active, powerful thing it is. It cannot do other than good at all times. It never waits to ask whether there is some good work to do, rather, before the question … Continue reading

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Today I answered the phone

I hate to admit it but I tend to avoid answering my cell phone these days.  If I don’t know who is calling, I usually let it go to voice mail.  Today I answered the phone. The voice on the … Continue reading

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Contemplation and Missional Activism

“Through the years I have notice that among the people most dedicated to missional activism, you find either (a) people burned out because of the difficulty of the task, or (b) people who have learned to undedrgrid their activism with … Continue reading

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Missionaries to Indian Trail

“Serving in the suburbs is strange and hard. Unlike the inner cities, suburbs tend to bury their troubles, so that it takes time and effort just to uncover what needs there actually are. Despite the stereotypes, the immigrant, the impoverished, … Continue reading

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Called to Do the Impossible

When Jesus sent his disciples out on mission, he told them to be poor, to take nothing with them. And he told them to do things that were impossible for them to do all by themselves. So it is for … Continue reading

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Denying the Ressurection

Peter Rollins brought me to the verge of tears … Without equivocation or hesitation I fully and completely admit that I deny the resurrection of Christ. This is something that anyone who knows me could tell you, and I am … Continue reading

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What is a Christian?

Great video. Segments from Anderson Cooper, Brian McLaren, Tony Camplolo, and average Joes. I agree whole heartedly with the conclusion. What do you think? This is why we started Common Heart Missional Community, Common Cupboard and The Commonplace.

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