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Wreck the Temple

For Holy Week of 2014, I was glad to write two articles for Missio Alliance about a church practice in Hill City Church called “Wreck the Temple.” Once a year, our communities gather together to openly discuss what bothers us about Christianity, Christian culture, and even, our own church. 38 more words

Reading the Bible in Our Communities

I have tried to make a little bit of Bible study a part of our fledgeling communities. I’m very intentionally trying to not turn it into just a Bible study and I’m very intentionally making sure that everyone is able to share a bit about what the passage might mean to them. 193 more words

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A Checklist As You Move From Small Group To Missional Community

Here is a brief, not exhaustive, check list of things to consider:

  • Be sure: Know that this is a God idea not just a good idea.
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The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

Do you know that the United States has 5% of the world’s population yet incarcerates 25% of the world’s prisoners? ¬†What do you think about this? 29 more words

General Interest

Moving Towards a Missional Congregation: Where Do We Start?

Let’s start at the very beginning. A very fine place to start…

Well, in our case, we started slow. At least it seemed slow from my standpoint. 387 more words

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