Missional Field Notes

Quotes, Examples, and Ideas from My Missional Frontier

From an interview with Mark Lau Branson: The term is used to describe sending more missionaries, or restocking the food pantry, or participating in civic activities, or fostering the arts. Some of these activities are good. But overwhelmingly, churches and planters embody the late modern practices of strategic planning, cultural hegemony, commodification, and consumer marketing. …

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https://twitter.com/CSCleve/status/531269791068086272 ****** https://twitter.com/lensweet/status/531231893728292865 ******* https://twitter.com/mrajswoboda/status/531210056692686848 ****** https://twitter.com/missioalliance/status/531179015181443072 ****** https://twitter.com/missioalliance/status/531170209038888961 ******* https://twitter.com/geoffholsclaw/status/531141135994200065 ******* https://twitter.com/ryanmiller78/status/531137051606130688 ******* https://twitter.com/Pontifex/status/531025372884635649 ******* https://twitter.com/thequote/status/531018405101719552 ****** "How will you interpret your actions with words to help people want to join Jesus' kingdom?" @missioalliance #JamesChambers — Jerrica J. Profit (@Jerrica_Profit) November 8, 2014 ******* https://twitter.com/elijahdavid613/status/530898154464759808 ****** https://twitter.com/DerekVreeland/status/530897541127475201 ****** While we believe in Jesus as …

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Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are. (Benjamin Franklin) — A.J. Swoboda (@mrajswoboda) September 17, 2014 ****** Church is where we workshop our love with like-minded friends, always learning & refining, so together we can love the world like Jesus. — Bruxy Cavey (@Bruxy) September …

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I stopped watching IceBucketChallenge videos long enough to head on over to Twitter. Enjoy the tweets. "The gospel doesn’t keep us from failing, but instead transforms it into deeper meaning and a more hopeful purpose." (@jr_briggs) — A.J. Swoboda (@mrajswoboda) August 22, 2014 ************ Sometimes we promise people life after death when theyre wondering if …

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The following is a quote from A.J. Swoboda which comes from a post about faith in the Pacific Northwest. It’s a great quote about trying to define what community is: So then, what is community? In developing relationships with these people, I’ve developed a theory over the last five years. I may be wrong, but …

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