The Deeply Formed Life: What Abiding in Jesus Can Offer the World


We live in a fragmented world, one impacted by the interruption of COVID19, political idolatry, and racial hostility. How might the people of God live in this climate, and what might they have to offer our polarized world? In this Seven Minute Seminary video, Rich Villodas calls us to deep abiding in Jesus—the only kind of life that can help heal the fragmentation in our world.

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Rich Villodas is the Brooklyn-born lead pastor of New Life Fellowship, a large multiracial church with more than seventy-five countries represented in Elmhurst, Queens. Rich holds a Master of Divinity from Alliance Theological Seminary. He enjoys reading widely, preaching and writing on contemplative spirituality, justice-related matters, and the art of preaching. He's been married to Rosie since 2006 and they have two beautiful children, Karis and Nathan.