Friday Stream of Consciousness – 133

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Here’s what’s on my mind this morning: Election season is upon us. Then again, isn’t it always? Rather quietly, New Vintage Church turned 4 on April 17th. I’m nostalgic by nature, and these sorts of days make me reflective and ask, “Would I do it again?” Heck yes. Last year, I wrote 2 posts on […]

After Cincinnati – Reflections on NACC 2011

This past week I took a trip to the North American Christian Convention–the largest annual gathering of the Independent Christian Churches. I've written before, even recently, about my belief that the sectarianism that still separates Churches of Christ and Christian Churches is a sin we need to repent of. Thus, I won't reiterate this conviction […]

Do You Wish God Had “Gifted” You Differently?

Over the last couple of days I have started church planter assessment and preparation for further training with Kairos Church Planting Support. Part of the preparation is taking assessments of everything from personality to marital health to readiness to plant a church–and of course, spiritual gifts. According to the spiritual gifts inventory, my primary spiritual gifts […]