The People of God in the Mission of God

Every morning after I drop my daughter of at school, I go for a walk. I take the same route, put in my headphones, and listen to an audio version of the Bible. It’s a chance to listen to Scripture, pray, and start my morning by focusing, reflecting, and thinking about the day ahead.

This morning, I had the book of Acts playing, partly in preparation for our upcoming series here at Garden Park. As I listen, I tend to write notes or jot down something that stood out to me.

And this morning, I was struck by one key observation.

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Pastoral Ministry Approach

I’ve long wanted to write a theology of The Lego Movie. It’s an adventurous tale of “The Special” (Emmet) who must discover what makes him unique on his quest to save the universe. I don’t get time to watch many movies, and when I do it’s almost always a children’s movie (such is the life with two young ones at home). But I’ve seen The Lego Movie and I love it. Funny, insightful, and entertaining, it’s something that makes two hours of my time worth it.

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Kingdom Conspiracy {A Review}

Diving into the latest book by Scot McKnight, Kingdom Conspiracy I had the words of Weird Al running through my head:

Everything you know is wrong
Just forget the words and sing along
All you need to understand is
Everything you know is wrong

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