Funding the Jericho Inn: A MainStreet Update

Jesus’ mission prioritized the marginalized and neglected people of his day. He didn’t send out his apostles—i.e., “church planters”—saying, “Go ye therefore to the sprawling suburbs and invite the upwardly mobile dual income families with children.” He said, “Go out quickly into the streets and alleys of the town and bring in the poor, the crippled, the blind and the lame” (Luke 14:21). Would you try growing a church with such folks?

Church Planting Update (June 2011)

This video to our Launch Team gives a little update on the transition we’re about to make from gathering a core team to preparing to “go more public” with Sunday services in the fall.  Enjoy!

MainStreet Update – 8/29

Hi friends, If you frequent this blog as your only connection to me, you may be wondering how the MainStreet Covenant church plant is coming along in Mound.  It’s going well.  But we are “pioneering” a church, which means we are building from ground up and starting very much at the grassroots level.  The ideal…

Prayers For A Dying Friend

Michael Spencer (Internet Monk) is a well-known Christian blogger who has been a special part of my journey the past couple years as I’ve enjoyed his daily writings and especially his western Kentucky accent and candor on his weekly Internet Monk Radio Podcast.  I’ve never met Michael but I feel like he is a good…