Resourcing individuals, communities, and movements to love the whole world with the whole gospel.

Why Worship Leaders are the Best Storytellers

In this proposal for a new "job description" for worship leaders, Nathan Smith argues that the goal of corporate worship should be to remind the people of God of the story of God’s redemption through Christ, which should make the Christian Worship Leader the best storytellers.

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"The Most Blasphemous Crime in the Church Today"

The time has come again for every baptized Christian to seek the Holy Spirit for some good old fashioned apostolic imagination. What new territory, from a person to a province, a neighborhood to a nation, might the Gospel break into through your life?

From: J. D. Walt

"Clay Footed and Spirit-filled"

AI’m counting on all this because one of the truths of the gospel is that God’s grace prevails not because of us but despite us. We carry the treasure of God’s grace in a clay jar so that it can be clear that its power comes not from us but from God.

From: Wesleyan Accent

"Parable of the Baby"

“Whenever a baby is born, the parents should plant two more trees to produce oxygen for the baby to breathe. Many times, however, they cut down two trees to make a larger house or a bed for the baby. What is more important: to have a big house or to have oxygen to breathe?”

From: Howard Snyder

"Salt, Mercury and a Shattered Spirit"

Christian writers through history have rightly reminded us that our worth cannot be reduced to what we do. First and foremost, we are human beings who are created by, and loved by, God. That is our standing before God, prior to any task we might perform.

From: The Kinghorns

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The New Room Conference

Get ready for new voices, new conversations, and old and new friends. The first annual New Room Conference is coming to Franklin, TN, September 17-19, 2014. Are you ready?

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