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Rhythms for MC Life

“Apart from me, you can do nothing.”  (Jesus) That’s pretty clear.  It is part of a teaching found in John 15.  There, Jesus emphasizes te need for a disciple to find rest in Jesus.  We have to “abide” or “remain” in him – in Jesus … Continue reading

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Creating a Space that Fosters Spitual Growth

Two values are essential for forming the kind of community environment we try to create for vibrant spiritual growth. Invitation has to do with the sense of being included in the community, welcomed, and valued – not for what you can do but … Continue reading

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One Idea on the Art of Neighboring

One of my mentors, Wayne Bauer, gave me a book a few weeks ago called The Art of Neighboring.    (You can learn more here.) I want to share one idea that made me think and reflect.   A group of pastors … Continue reading

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Huge Baby Steps

So, last week some of the people I am working with decided to do something on their own. This is very exciting.  You may not think it’s all that much after you read it.  You may think it’s a little thing.  If you … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the Summer: News from FCMC

Our summer was full of mission and discipleship. The 210 MC sent Heather Alexander and Alesandra Wehmeier to serve on mission at Rock Bridge Young Lives camp.  Both MCs turned out to load busses and strap in child-safety seats for … Continue reading

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Mission Minded

“Peace be with you.  As the Father has sent me, so I am sending you.”  John 20:21 In the church of my childhood, we had an annual missions conference.  It was one of the cool things we did in the … Continue reading

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