Missional Field Notes

Quotes, Examples, and Ideas from My Missional Frontier

John Ward, over at Encompass World Partners, says the following: This Christmas I want to live in such a way that people experience the joy of Emmanuel, God with us, I want to live an intentional missional Christmas. Here are some ideas I’m praying and processing through as I seek to lead my family to …

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Scripture is a crosscultural book. It was written in cross-cultural contexts. Its full of cross-cultural encounters. It assumes cross-cultural movements. It ends with cross-cultural worship.

(Via Chris Woznicki)

November 19, 2016

I feel like I’m so far away from “cultural relevance.” Here I sit in a small fishing village (OK, it’s pretty good-sized by Alaska standards but not having any stoplights has gotta’ imply something about our size) where many of the cultural norms take a little while longer to get here — even with high …

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I spent part of the day yesterday walking around the woods in a neighborhood in Marietta, Georgia with my father and two Civil War buffs. We were looking for old battlefield fortifications in an area where developers are talking of putting in a shopping center and more homes. It’s a complicated issue. There is a …

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