"Here is an article from Bill Kinnon entitled What is Missional? or A Little More Missional Shampoo. Kinnon pokes fun at the misuse of the word missional by many today. He also gives some good resources on the true meaning of the word/concept.
"Comiskey is always very practical. I know him from the book Groups of 12--a book about what was then the fastest growing church in Latin America--and a long call a couple of months ago. Thansk, James."
"Gailyn, it was good to see Wesley Esquivel at the Dynamic Marriage Facilitator training. He and I instantly bonded. Have you had your church planters use Dynamic Marriage. We recently did a Dynamic Marriage mailer, and we have 10 couples from the…"
"A short answer to your question is that many Christians are mere consumers--to attend church to fulfill their own needs. They have not, nowever, gone through any spiritual formation process to become disciples of Christ. Being obedient to God's…"
Gailyn, it was good to see Wesley Esquivel at the Dynamic Marriage Facilitator training. He and I instantly bonded. Have you had your church planters use Dynamic Marriage. We recently did a Dynamic Marriage mailer, and we have 10 couples from the community going through this. Read about it here.
Hi Gailyn. It was good to see you at the Mission Alive Coaching seminar. Tod did a good job with this. I made some good connections with Hobby Chapin in particular, along with Bret Wells. Hobby and I are planning on staying in touch with a mutually beneficial relationships, and Bret and I are exploring him doing a retreat for us.
Gailyn, Thanks for hosting the folks from Regina. They were affected positively by what they saw.
I would love to chat with you now that new realities are upon us. You can either call me or, if better, I will be in the OKC area, Feb 25 to about March 3rd. We might find a time to connect while I'm down.
"Hi JR! Thank you so much for getting back to me. That is pretty cool that the bus drops people off at your front door! That will help finding you guys.
- It is about an 8 hour train from Peterhead to Aberdeen, then the bus ride. I will try to get…"
Attendance at a recent Missions Resource Network benefit dinner, sparked thoughts of the religious divisions and lack of coorperation that long characterised congregtions of the churches of Christ. I was born and raised in the 40's, 50's, and 60's--more than 50 years distance from our present culture. During those times, many good practices were prevalent, chief among them a study and knowledge of scripture. Alas, knowledge does not in itself mean understanding and practice.Congregational…See More