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Happy Hour: Etiquette and Advice on Holy Merriment in Review

Author and Missiologist Hugh Halter recently released his newest book “Happy Hour: Etiquette and Advice on Holy Merriment“. I have enjoyed reading and putting into practice Halter’s previous books “Tangible Kingdom”, “Tangible Kingdom Primer” and “Flesh: Bringing the Incarnation Down to Earth.” Given the title and familiarity with his previous work, I was excited to get this book today and devour it in about an hour. 285 more words

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A Fellowship of Differents: Showing the World God's Design for Life Together Summary and Review

TITLE: A Fellowship of Differents: Showing the World God’s Design for Life TogetherAUTHOR: Scot McKnight
PUBLISHER: Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2015, (272 pages).

The hope of this book is that history will be reversed by a renewed commitment to be the church God designed, a church that flourishes in a salad bowl fellowship of differents.

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Kingdom Orientation

Can you recognize God’s hand at work?

In Acts 11:19-30, you’ll find an interesting story – one very instructional and encouraging for anyone or any community seeking to live missionally.   607 more words


BLESS: Simple Ways to Bless Others

We are blessed to be a blessing to others. Here are some simple ways to challenge yourself to do this:

Intentionally bless three people each week through words, gifts, or actions. 282 more words

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Subversive Jesus: An Adventure in Justice, Mercy & Faithfulness in a Broken World in Review

Jesus is wildly and prophetically subversive, because beyond our affluent comfortable suburbs, not all is right. And something has to change.

sub·ver·sive   /səbˈvərsiv/    adjective…

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Saturate EveryDay Chicago Day 2 Part 2 Notes

What is a Missional Community? How do We Build Them?

  1. Missional community is not primarily a small group
    • Some use small groups to close the back-door.
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Easter Sunday, Growth & Challenges

What is church planting like?

After two years and four months on this journey with The River Church you would think I have a good answer to that question. 842 more words

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