This is a simple plan for the steady growth of vibrant families of Jesus under the guidance of the Holy Spirit. Such families, where everyone brings their gift, their grace, become in time a whole ecosystem of God’s grace—an interdependent community of shared resources.
Chapter Two: A quick definition Vibrant families of Jesus. What do I mean by this? I’ll give you a quick definition here. But, it will take the rest of The Why Book to add color and depth to this phrase. Families. What I have come to understand is that there was a much closer connection […]
Watch my interview with Jen in Thailand. (click on the picture) Two options here. First, you can simply enjoy Jen’s story and what God is doing through the Church 101 Course. Or, second, you can turn this into a much deeper learning opportunity by reading the six insights below into church and church planting and by watching the videos I reference. Ask the Lord which one He wants you do do.
Here is what I got out of my experience with Church 101: First, these two rhythms, checking in and listening to God are really simple. In some ways, really basic. But very critical and very powerful. Which means really easy to teach; a simple approach to doing something that anyone can do and teaching something that anyone can learn.
To create a new culture of joy and peace in a practical way, we must find and amplify joy. We amplify the news of hope when we share and listen to Immanuel stories of how God has returned us to joy from our distress and restored us to shalom in God’s presence.