Five Signs of the Parish Movement

#34 Linking Across Parishes (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 5)

In this episode, I explore the fifth of the Five Signs of the Parish Movement, “Linking Across Parishes,” by talking about what the Apostle Paul teaches us about linking, why linking is a spiritual discipline, and three ways neighborhood church expressions can practice linking across parishes.

*Originally posted at theV3movement.org

*Check out the RePLACING CHURCH #NeighborhoodsForDays Odyssey, learning from 30 neighborhoods in 30 days!

Series Summary: Parish church expressions […]

By |2018-06-20T18:05:13+00:00August 2nd, 2016|Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Place/Neighborhood/Parish, Podcast|Comments Off on #34 Linking Across Parishes (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 5)

#31 Collaborating for God’s Renewal (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 4)

In this episode, I explore Sign #4 of the Five Signs of the Parish Movement, “Collaborating for God’s Renewal,” by talking about why collaboration is so desperately needed in the world right now, examining a story about King David that teaches how not to collaborate, and outlining the three critical steps towards collaboration in the neighborhood.

*Originally posted at theV3movement.org

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By |2018-06-20T18:20:04+00:00July 12th, 2016|Community Development & Organizing, Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Place/Neighborhood/Parish, Podcast|Comments Off on #31 Collaborating for God’s Renewal (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 4)

#30 Gathering to Remember (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 3)

IMG_1845In this episode, I discuss the third of the Five Signs of the Parish Movement, “Gathering to Remember,” by examining why parish expressions are ambivalent about Gathering, listening to what the book of Hebrews teaches us about why we gather, and exploring the three main questions neighborhood church […]

By |2018-06-22T03:17:36+00:00July 5th, 2016|Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Place/Neighborhood/Parish, Podcast|Comments Off on #30 Gathering to Remember (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 3)

#28 Inhabiting Our Parish (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 2)

_Aurora033In this episode, I discuss the second of the Five Signs of the Parish Movement, “Inhabiting Our Place,” by talking about the President of China, the former “Pearl Button Capital of the World,” and stories from Genesis and Jeremiah.

Parish church expressions are emerging in neighborhoods everywhere. Whatever they are called – neighborhood church plants, missional communities, neomonastic communities, […]

By |2018-06-25T07:12:59+00:00June 21st, 2016|Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Place/Neighborhood/Parish, Podcast|Comments Off on #28 Inhabiting Our Parish (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 2)

#13 Centering on Christ (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 1)

In this episode, I discuss the first of the Five Signs of the Parish Movement, “Centering on Christ,” by talking about road rage, Ephesians 4, and Christian accents.

Parish church expressions are emerging in neighborhoods everywhere. Whatever they are called – neighborhood church plants, missional communities, neomonastic communities, faith-based social enterprises – these diverse expressions seem to exhibit five common signs as they join God’s renewal in their […]

By |2018-06-25T08:37:44+00:00May 19th, 2016|Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Place/Neighborhood/Parish, Podcast|Comments Off on #13 Centering on Christ (Five Signs of the Parish Movement, Part 1)