Friday Stream of Consciousness – 132

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Here’s what’s on my mind this morning: This roughly the 200th installment of this column–which used to be called, Mind Jambalaya waaaay back in the day. For those new to the blog…this is literally a stream of consciousness…featuring few edits and a steady stream of thought. Read it as such I’m reading Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit […]

Friday Stream of Consciousness – 129

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Here’s what’s on my mind this morning: I confess I don’t have a lot of trust in news media. But, the Brian Williams thing caught me off-guard. He always seemed like a credible news man to me. Perhaps he is. We’ll need to wait and see how he handles all of this. Jimmy Fallon has […]

The Missional Excuse

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I’ve observed an occasional correlation between those trying to be “missional” and those frustrated with the internal turbulence in their congregation or own soul. Of course, not all churches suddenly trying to be missional have gridlocked leaderships or frustrated ministers–but many do. You can’t tell from what they write in books or articles. You can’t […]