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Next Worship Gathering

Saturday, April 9, 2016 @ 6:30pm  in the St. Johns room at Faith Community Church, (3450 CR210, 32259). Kent will be bringing the Word! Jesus will be there! Hope you are, too!

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What is Good News to these people?

(Next gathering, Good Friday, Mickler Beach, 30 minutes before sunrise.) Who is God leading you to reach?  And why? We’re currently laying the groundwork for what may become a missional community downtown.  What do I mean by that?  Well, in … Continue reading

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Are good works evangelism?

(Our next worship service is February 13 at our retreat at the ECO Lodge in Fargo, Georgia.  Feel free to stop by) Last week, a friend sent me this question: Regarding today’s intro lesson, the concluding action was to go … Continue reading

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FCMC News: Mission

Thank you again for supporting FCMC through your prayers. This week, I wanted to share a bit about what’s going on with our church in terms of our Board of Stewards, Mission, Discipleship, and Worship.  Yesterday, we reported on the … Continue reading

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Update on the Libbys

In May, Darren and Crystal Libby shared with FCMC the story of how God was leading them to grow their family through adoption.  The attached video is an update and reports on a really cool part of that effort. Take a few … Continue reading

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Personal Confessional Questions for Missional Living

To be missional, in short, means that God has a mission and God’s mission has a church.  God doesn’t need us to do his work for him.  God is at work and invites us to join him in his work.   … Continue reading

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The Community Part of Missional Community

When I was in college, I was involved in a mid-week Bible study called Covenant University Fellowship – CUF. One of the things that attracted me to that study was the prospect of being with people who were honest, nice, … Continue reading

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Ask It! The Haunting/Clarifying Discipleship Question

There’s a question than haunts me and drives me in ministry. “If all the Christians in the world were killed and none were left but those in your church, would they be equipped to start the Christian movement all over … Continue reading

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6 Dangers That MUST Be Addressed To Save Your Youth Group (and a Response)

Part 1 is an excerpt from an article by Justin Lopez at Austin Stone.  Humbly, I offer part 2 as my response.  It reflects what I would do about it if I were still leading a youth ministry and is informed by … Continue reading

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Bless Three People This Week – Super Short Blog

This is a season when people are very open to being blessed.  You may be tempted to  forgo the effort to bless others – afterall, people are giving and receiving gifts, telling others “Merry Christmas/Happy Holidays/Happy Chanukah/Seasons Greetings”, holding doors, … Continue reading

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