We’ve lost our ability to converse!

Sherry Turkle’s new book Reclaiming Conversation claims that we don’t talk because of our phones.  89% of Americans say that in their last conversation that they took out a phone and it diminished the conversation. Break Free and Moment are two apps for your phone that help you see objectively just what place your phone plays in your … Read moreWe’ve lost our ability to converse!

Who said you weren’t ADEQUATE?

[Tweet “A chance to hear from God exactly what he thinks about you!”] Below is worksheet that deserves a good 30 mins to and hour to complete. It is a chance to hear from God exactly what he thinks about YOU! Take some time to hear what God thinks. AdequateWorksheet Start on the page with the … Read moreWho said you weren’t ADEQUATE?

Who told the ordinary follower of Christ they weren’t qualified?

Dove asked a person to describe themselves to a forensic artist and then other people describe them to the same artist and then they are shown the two drawings side by side. (3 min) This reminds me that Jesus ordained, commission, sent out (you choose your favorite!) the disciples in Matthew 28.  Some of whom … Read moreWho told the ordinary follower of Christ they weren’t qualified?

Top Ten Mindset Shifts For A Disciple Making Movement To Emerge

To move from modern Christian Ministry thinking to Apostolic Movement thinking we have to have a mindset shift that feels rather seismic in nature.  Here are a few that I am exploring. 1. From Trusting the Qualified to Releasing the Willing The first and maybe most important is our view of the common man or … Read moreTop Ten Mindset Shifts For A Disciple Making Movement To Emerge

Have you read this article?

Ted Esler has written an insightful article comparing a “Traditional” model of spreading the Good News to a new approach entitle “CPM.”  CPM stands for Church Planting Movements and is often described in the west a “DMM” or Disciple-Making Movements. Here is a small taste of a necessary read: In the Proclamational Model leaders within the church … Read moreHave you read this article?

A Video History of Gospel Expansion in 4 minutes

We often study what is happening in each period of history but rarely do we look at the numerical impact of the God’s redemptive story. In under 5 mins move from the 1st Century to the present and see the statistical impact of the spread of the Good News.     https://youtu.be/FRmKRtotUP0   N.B.  Definitions … Read moreA Video History of Gospel Expansion in 4 minutes

Top Ten Mind Shifts For Disciple Making Movements to Emerge – Part 1

View All 10 Mind Shifts Here 1. From Trusting the Qualified to Releasing the Willing The first and maybe most important is our view of the common man or woman (I prefer not to use laypeople). Most all of us will espouse a concept of the priesthood of the believer. Across the denominational and non-denominational … Read moreTop Ten Mind Shifts For Disciple Making Movements to Emerge – Part 1

Four (4) key practices found in a DMM

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Characteristic Traits of a Disciple-Making Movement

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Discovering a Person of Peace

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What Is Discipleship?

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