Creating Culture

Creating Culture

The culture at the time of Jesus Christ was one in which tradition was the order of the day, Rome was in power, and the Jewish Chief Priests were the leading spiritual guides. Gentiles were excluded from spiritual conversations, spiritual blessings and the spiritual...
A Leadership Dilemma: Leading with Vocational Integrity

A Leadership Dilemma: Leading with Vocational Integrity

Church Starters are often presented with a leadership dilemma – leading with vocational integrity. With high levels of stress due to an abundance of unknowns and unsettled questions, the church starter may find him/herself in a vulnerable situation.  Two common...
Nuggets of Wisdom

Nuggets of Wisdom

Hello everyone. We are Fredricc and Kan’Dace Brock,  lead pastors of The Message Church in San Antonio, Texas. Though recently commissioned, our journey started 4 years ago following a move from an established church in Michigan back to our home state of Texas. After...
Creating Culture

Church Start Ruminations

As believers in Christ Jesus, we are called to model our lives after Him by the aid of the Holy Spirit. We are to become disciples of Christ not merely members of a church. There are some who are specially called to engage, nourish, restore, equip and gather together...