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Stories from Church Starters

Podcast: A Conversation with Bo Prosser

Sabbaticals can often emerge at just the right time. For Bo Prosser, a global denominational leader, it could not have come at a better time. “The brink of burnout comes faster than you’d think. I wasn’t sleeping well. Mentally, I didn’t want to think about anything...

Creating a Family

The calendar year ending was not a time of reflection for me. I’m a bi-professional church starter, a middle school teacher, so the calendar year ending just meant I was halfway through the school year – a time of looking forward to finishing the school year strong....

Podcast: A Conversation with Brian McLaren

I sat down with Brian McLaren, author of The Great Spiritual Migration. Here is my review of the book: It has the grace of A Generous Orthodoxy, the scholarly depth of The Secret Message of Jesus, the challenging invitation of We Make The Road by Walking, the...

A Priesthood of All Believers

"But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God's special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light" 1 Peter 2:9 It isn't very often that I open up the Bible, and I see staring back...