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FAMILY ON MISSION: THE FEEL OF RHYTHM

FAMILY ON MISSION: THE FEEL OF RHYTHM

Last week we explored the first article in our "Family On Mission" series where we learned about establishing "rhythms" in our family life in our process of "Looking In."  Today we continue this with a follow up article that explores this dynamic a bit more from the Mother/Wife's perspective. 

10 VITAL TIPS FOR MISSIONAL LEADERS FROM 10 YEARS

10 VITAL TIPS FOR MISSIONAL LEADERS FROM 10 YEARS

Over the past ten years we’ve explored what it means to be missional in many contexts. Urban and suburban churches. Large and small congregations. Shiny newly-built communities and historic neighborhoods where relationships have spanned generations. In no particular order, these are some of the vital lessons for missional leaders we’ve learned over the last 10 years!

FAMILY ON MISSION: WOULD IT HELP IF THERE WAS MORE THAN ONE OF YOU?

FAMILY ON MISSION: WOULD IT HELP IF THERE WAS MORE THAN ONE OF YOU?

Over the next few posts we will be looking specifically at Families and their role within gospel increase.  This is an important aspect of Look In because it requires an introspective review of what God has already placed right in front of you to help guide, nourish, and cherish.  As a Father or a Mother, your role and how you understand its position is actually vital to making disciples.

OUR NEIGHBORHOOD, OUR MISSION

OUR NEIGHBORHOOD, OUR MISSION

When the Selfs moved to a new neighborhood, they knew God was calling them to share the love of Jesus with their neighbors. Eight years later, it is evident that hearts are being transformed by the Gospel.  Watch the video and see how the Selfs made their neighborhood their mission.

3 WAYS YOUR KIDS CAN HELP YOU LOVE YOUR NEIGHBORS

3 WAYS YOUR KIDS CAN HELP YOU LOVE YOUR NEIGHBORS

Jesus tells us in the story of the good Samaritan that our neighbor is anyone in need, no matter the circumstances and that we are to show love.  The good news for parents is that you have a huge advantage in getting to know and love your neighbors – your children!

Rethink The Way You Do Ministry

Rethink The Way You Do Ministry

Recently I was reading some Scripture in a time I had set aside to be with God.  I came across a passage that I have read so many times before, but in this particular reading the Holy Spirit showed me something that I have never thought about before and it has revolutionized the way I do ministry. 

A Missional Family

A Missional Family

Increasing our Gospel Footprint is sometimes neglected in our closest contexts, namely, our own families.  We can forget that we not only have the responsibility to our loved ones, but also that a family can have a purpose and a mission to bring light to the community and to future generations.  Our definition of family matters immensely because it shapes the way that we minister to and with our spouse and children.