Tag Archives: community

Re-Imagine – September 29 & 20th 2017

You’re invited! ┬áThis celebration and learning event is for explorers, entrepreneurs, sojourners, truth seekers, pioneers, and practitioners living on the edge of inside bringing the good news of Jesus to their neighbourhoods, cities, and tribes. We are creating a safe … Continue reading

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How My Neighbourhood Saved Me!

I love my hood of Bowness, and there is no other place I would rather live in our city of Calgary. It is a quircky and eclectic place where the rich and the poor live in close proximity to each … Continue reading

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What is Church? Part 1: The Invisible and Visible Community of Jesus

There is a lot of discussion and confusion around the word ‘church’ these days. What is Church, and who is part of the church? How does one join or get in on this faith community? Is the church some mystical, … Continue reading

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The Joy of Neighboring: Learning to Be Fully Present With People Who Cross Our Path

There are two innate longings in all of us:  the desire to connect and the desire to make a contribution. What I'm learning is that if I simply learn to be fully present with the people that God brings across … Continue reading

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Carl Medearis – Speaking of Jesus

The Mosaic Network writes:  Excited that our friends atThe Sheep Church in Okotoks are hosting an afternoon with Carl Medearis.  Here's the scoop: Speaking of Jesus – Art of Non-Evangelism When: Saturday, April 20th. 1-5pm.  Where: St. Peter's Anglican Church. (Map) Cost:  … Continue reading

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The Immense Opportunity

It was a few days before the Christmas break and the usual group had assembled at my home to enjoy each others company and share some food. She looked at me and asked in all seriousness, 'Christmas, isn't that when … Continue reading

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Pulling Together or Pulling Apart: Is Shaping a Shared Vision With Other People Even Possible?

Seeing and working at a preferred future together. One of the 'bold ideas' that has peaked my curiosity, challenged me, been the source of some of my deepest sorrow, and yet continues to be one of my core passions, is … Continue reading

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Becoming Love. Avoiding Common Forms of Christian Insanity

The following is an excerpt from the Introduction of Michael Rose's new book "Becoming Love".   Written to his sons, Michael shares his heart and thoughts about the transforming power of the love of God.  He writes in some very … Continue reading

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Discipling As A Lifestyle of Intentional Relationship

It is an honor and privilege to have our spiritual daughter Trang share with you some of her stories of her journey into a relationship with Jesus and His Kingdom, and how she is experiencing the joy of inviting some … Continue reading

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What If?

  What if… you found a friend or group of friends Who listened to your heart and really listened Who… respected Silence and being together Who… was safe enough to hold your secrets Who… was not appalled by your issues … Continue reading

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