Amy Bratton2020-06-23T22:54:32-04:00June 19th, 2020|Comments Off on Called in Different Directions
Last summer I spent many of my evenings listening to the voices of the multivocational ministers that had agreed to participate in the Canadian Multivocational Ministry Project. I was working on transcribing recorded interviews to pass along to the research
Andrew Stephens-Rennie2020-05-19T22:23:48-04:00May 20th, 2020|Comments Off on 5 Questions Your Congregation Should be Asking in this Pandemic
This blog post first appeared on Medium.com. Re-published with permission. How can what we measure encourage good practice? And, what are some aspects of our common life that are worth measuring that might encourage individual and community growth in the midst of these disorienting times? For whatever reason, church leaders have become more obsessed with numbers during
By Amy Bratton|2020-04-11T12:57:46-04:00April 12th, 2020|
Here we are at the end of Lent and Holy Week. And, I don’t know about you, but this has been a very strange season. Just as a reminder. Ash Wednesday was about 6 weeks ago was on February 26th. At that time,
These last few weeks have been a large scale experiment in ecclesiology. As we boil down what we think the church is so we can "do it online" - we are revealing what we consider to be the essence of the church.