7 Church Planting Lessons

I am almost finished with Organic Church by Neil Cole. It has been a fun and challenging read. Towards the end, Neil shares what he would do differently as a church planter if he could start all over. Here are his 7 church planting lessons: “Recently I was asked to

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Third Places and Missional Living

I’ve recently been learning about the concept of “third place.” No, I’m not speaking about a bronze medal in the local pig-wrestling contest. Although third place in pig wrestling is nothing to be ashamed of! Instead, the concept of third place was developed to explain one of the key ingredients

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Book Review: One Way Love by Tullian Tchividjian

What is grace? Along with “Who is Jesus?” this is perhaps the most important question a person could ever ask. And yet, according to Tullian Tchividjian, grace is one reality our world, including Christians, has tragically misunderstood. In his latest book One Way Love: Inexhaustible Grace for an Exhausted World,

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If You Were A Missionary…

If you were a missionary, how would you live? I am currently reading Total Church by Tim Chester and Steve Timmis. I thought this quote was challenging: We sometimes ask people to imagine they are part of a church-planting team in a cross-cultural situation in some other part of the world:

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