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Multivoiced Church — A Spiritual Sprinkler System

Multivoiced Church — A Spiritual Sprinkler System | Free Gas For Your Think Tank (Steve Simms Blogs From Nashville). Perhaps a church service is like a sprinkler system on a golf course in Arizona. If only one sprinkler works and all the … Continue reading

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Church : Pay Attention

Three Lessons to Learn from Social Media …  If churches want to move away from performing for a passive audience, they can learn a few key lessons from the successful social media giants. Lesson 1: Let people talk. … Instead of … Continue reading

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Church Leadership – from preaching to facilitating

Same skill set – different mindset … facilitation is about listening. facilitators ask the right questions. facilitators give all the credit. facilitators hand over authority. facilitators give others a voice. Our prayer is that pastors will stop performing for God’s people, and start empowering them. Read More : From preaching to facilitating – same skill … Continue reading

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Breaking Bread Together

Have a meal together. Make it a ritual – something that you regularly do. Why it matters Eating together helps people connect; helps bond individuals into a collaborative whole, whether family, a gathering, or corporate. It doesn’t matter what it is that … Continue reading

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The Reason We Spend Time With God

The reason we spend time with God is not so that we will feel invigorated and ready to face the day and get through our agenda; the reason we spend time with God is so that He can set the … Continue reading

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Encountering Jesus

I have decided that it is safer and more beneficial for my spiritual health to go to a Spirit-led, no leader, participatory gathering where the events of the time together are somewhat unpredictable and not pre-programmed (do not read disorganised) – than to … Continue reading

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Led By God’s Spirit

1 Corinthians 12:3-11 – Good News Translation (GNT) 3 I want you to know that no one who is led by God’s Spirit can say “A curse on Jesus!” and no one can confess “Jesus is Lord,” without being guided by the … Continue reading

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