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FutureDay: “Full-Time Ministry”

“This morning, we’d like to welcome all those, and only those, in full-time ministry to come to the middle for prayer. We’ll call just a few of you specifically: Mothers, Television Producers, Graphic Designers, Fathers, Garbage Collectors, Neighbors, Country Songwriters, Fourth Grade Teachers, Roofers, Novelists,

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Emerging Church; Emerging Children

The emerging Church…. 500 years from now…. The children…. My son is at a local vacation bible school this morning. It’s being held in a quaint, beautiful sanctuary, where on the platform is placed a painted mural of the Serengeti plain. A team of young

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The Home & The Edge Of Reality

When talking about the issues facing the Church, and its vibrant emergence in the years to come, the language of community (home) and mystery (the edge) feature prominently. We want substantial community, friendship, that lasts through joy, sorrow and the aches and pains that only

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Cultivating Friendship

I was speaking with friend last night on the importance of having good friends, who give as well as receive from our lives. Having spent much time with artists and creative people, I’ve noted that we can get lost in the “universe within” unless there

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Passion Clip

I appreciate the heart behind Louie G. and the Passion guys. Here is a Passion.05 vid clip from their event in Nashville this past January. They do it again in .06; about 11K university students show up.

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