There was once an ancient Jesus revolution that grew from several thousand followers to several million in 200 years. There have been other Jesus movements that have had similar impacts, deep and wide impacts. Alan Hirsch believes that each of these movements had the same or similar “mDNA”, or missional DNA. Last week, we talked […]Read more "The Ancient Revolution: Inside Out Discipleship"
In every explosive Jesus movement across time and space, there have been a few constants. In his book, The Forgotten Ways, Alan Hirsch outlines those constants–what he calls the “mDNA”, or missional DNA, of Jesus movements. Obviously, if we’re talking about Jesus movements, aka the Church, the best place to start is with the first movement, the […]Read more "The Ancient Revolution: Jesus Is Lord"
What do you get when you add 2+2+2+2+2+2? This is an easy enough question, right? In the same way, what do you get when you add up the concepts of 1 Corinthians 13? In other words what do you get if you add love is patient+love is kind+love is not envious, boastful, arrogant or rude+love is […]Read more "Love Is Jesus"
Steven Moffat, a writer and producer (especially known for Doctor Who and Sherlock), has said, “We’re all stories, in the end.” We might add to that that God is a God of stories, in the end. God is a God of unfinished, powerful stories. God is a God of stories that switch. On a Sunday morning so many […]Read more "Easter: The God of Stories That Switch"