Missional

Missional work a door to liberalism…WHAT?

Missional work a door to liberalism…WHAT?

Just finished reading Jonathan Leeman’s article called “Is the God of the Missional Gospel Too Small?” his answer is yes, the missional movement as well as evangelism and missions are the door to liberalism. He does what a lot of conservative folks do, he mistakes the part for the whole. And pet ideas or ways of expressing theology that if… Read more →

Missional: Person rather than plan (incarnation)

Missional: Person rather than plan (incarnation)

“One of my frustrations in church world has always been that leaders seem to always be seeking a plan rather than a person.” – Perry Noble from his blog post “Seeing HIM Makes It Clearer!!!” Perry goes on to say, “We want to know ‘how’ to make things grow! We come up with cool series titles. We brainstorm how to… Read more →

Missional from Twitter

Missional from Twitter

“Evangelism exists because missional living does not.” (via @GradyBauer) and “Jesus was the ultimate missionary. Left Heaven for Earth. To not be missional & leave comfort is to be unlike God. Ungodly” @lecrae (see here) These two tweets dominated the ‘missional twitterverse’ over the last two days. I would like to add these two good things: Check out the Re-Cap… Read more →

Paradigms shifts are hard...even when they make sense

Paradigms shifts are hard…even when they make sense

I am reading a book called The Tangible Kingdom: Creating Incarnational Community The Posture and Prcatices of Ancient Church Now. (Website here)In the eighth chapter, they are short chapters, the authors contrast some life situations with the way many folks do church today. He says: “Do you ever wonder why a battered wife stays with her husband? Why people continue… Read more →