Getting Organized

Getting Organized

There comes a time in the life of a young congregation, even one that is intentionally “light on its feet” and flows fairly organically, when you have to take a step back and get organized a bit. There comes a time when you have to take a step back and look at all the...
“Everything in moderation, including moderation”

“Everything in moderation, including moderation”

“I must confess that over the last few years I have been gravely disappointed with the white moderate. I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro’s great stumbling block in the stride toward freedom is not the White Citizen’s Counciler or the Ku...
Church Start Best Practices: Build a Tiny Home Village

Church Start Best Practices: Build a Tiny Home Village

Take it or leave it, here is my “best practices” recommendation to church starters and established pastors everywhere: start a tiny home village with and for people experiencing homelessness. That is what our congregation, Beloved Community Mennonite Church, in...