Missional Field Notes

Quotes, Examples, and Ideas from My Missional Frontier

Tweets from the Brian Zahnd Learning Event Yesterday I was at an online learning event to hear from Brian Zahnd. Brian is pastor at Word of Life Church in St. Joseph, MO. I’ve been posting some of Brian’s thoughts this week and have enjoyed the exercise. The learning event was offered through Ecclesia and you …

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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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"We don't do people any favors by protecting them from the adventure of a missional journey." @michaelfrost6 & @alanhirsch #discipleship — Discipleship Lab (@DiscipleshipLab) October 31, 2014 ****** "Love is or it ain't. Thin love ain't love at all.” ― Toni Morrison, Beloved — Rachel Held Evans (@rachelheldevans) October 31, 2014 ******* “This Halloween, give …

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You want to invite someone into you the church? Invite them into your home first. http://t.co/mAq0NXoHHq — Fresh Expressions US (@FExpressionsUS) October 23, 2014 ****** "Our first form of witness is our life together." ~ Keas Keasler @keaskeasler #V3Intensive @V3_movement — Tim Catchim (@timcatchim) October 23, 2014 ******* When the church resists change, it is …

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The one who searches for a sense of community yet has no time or energy for pain and sacrifice will search for a long time. — A.J. Swoboda (@mrajswoboda) October 10, 2014 ****** Inmate last week: “I’m not a Christian, but I’m curious.” Inmate today: “You’re the strangest preacher I’ve ever met. Now I’m more …

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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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All eyes on Apple–new products. Fine & Good. As long as our enjoyment of things & new technologies doesn't eclipse our enjoying of people — Leonard Sweet (@lensweet) September 7, 2014 ****** "What happens when the church you love is broken down in the fast lane of a changing culture?" @lensweet in So Beautiful — …

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We want peace in the world, but we believers are at war w/ one another. Jesus convert us from sons/daughters of thunder to loving disciples. — Marlena Graves (@MarlenaGraves) August 29, 2014 ********* D.C. adds a social worker to library system to work with homeless patrons http://t.co/xKSKdjiG2B via @washingtonpost — Love Wins Ministries (@lovewins) August …

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Reading the Bible doesn't equate living the Bible. Seek to embody—not simply be informed by—the sacred story. — A.J. Swoboda (@mrajswoboda) June 11, 2014 ****** To deny that God pours grace into us though the physical, like bread and cup and font, is a move toward Gnosticism. #sacraments #incarnation — Worship Crafting (@worshipcrafting) June 12, …

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"The public face of Christianity according to Acts was constituted by its practical life." Kavin Rowe — David Fitch (@fitchest) May 30, 2014 ******* “Our hearts of stone become hearts of flesh when we learn where the outcast weeps.” -Brennan Manning — Stephanie S. Smith (@stephindialogue) May 30, 2014 ******* "The fire of mission is …

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