Do For One

This post is part 3 of  the “A Thankful Giving” series.  You can check out part 1 & 2 before or after you check this out. A Thankful Giving – The Backstory Changing The Future Wednesday 11/23 By 1:30PM all food had been cooked, and the cars where loaded… and we were off to deliver […]

A Jesus Famous Budget

Is your budget Jesus Famous or something else? Last weekend I had the privilege of partnering with 8 other Churches to pull off an incredible student ministry event.  It was a blast!  God showed up and changed the hearts of teenagers and adults!  I truly believe that we are on the brink of a revolution […]

A vision for the how

This is part ___ (who knows) of my series about Mission, Vision, and How (Strategy).  This is a practical series about these concepts.  People who are much smarter than me have written about these concepts.  This is just my view of how things sort out.  Also; Trey is doing a series about the mission and […]

Mission -> Vision -> How

Why STYLE is a good thing. The style of worship, the style of church, the style of teaching, and the style of leading is not the mission; but they can have a profound meaning and importance if in the context of the mission.  Here’s how it works in my head:

Love the Mission or the Style?

In a world that is all about style, should Christian’s be all about style? For many years I fell in LOVE with the style of Church rather than the mission of Jesus.  Yes, that’s right, I fell in love with a style.  The style of the worship gatherings were appealing to me and relevant to […]

Resources that helped surrender in 2010

Here are just a few things that helped me surrender to the mission of Jesus in 2010. Top 5 Books (the ones I recommend): Doctrine – What Christians Should Believe by Mark Driscoll & Gerry Breshears (still in the process.) Parenting Beyond Your Capacity: Connect Your Family to a Wider Community by Reggie Joiner, Carey Nieuwhof […]

Starting Something Old

There is no time like RIGHT NOW to start reading your Bible.  I know life gets complicated and busy, and each year we renegotiate our New Year’s resolutions; but this year could be the year.  This year could be or probably should be when you read through the new testament, read through the entire Bible, […]

Go = the Mission?

Therefore – GO The great commission is found in [youversion]Matthew 28:19-20[/youversion]. 19 Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,20 teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to […]

I got questions?

Here are a few questions that we will start unpacking over the next few months.