The Next 90 Days

It has already been ninety days since we set our sights on “turn[ing] fifty neighborhoods upside down for Christ.” As such, we have recently taken time within our gatherings to evaluate the progress we have made on our initial ninety-day goals and to set new goals for the next quarter. (You can listen to the audio of Pastor Logan sharing …

Together in the Word (Matthew 3)

This past Sunday (February 3) we studied Matthew 3. Below is a brief outline of the chapter, a few observations we discussed, and a couple applications we made together as we endeavor to “be doers of the word, and not hearers only” (James 1:22). Chapter Outline Introduction of John the Baptist (vv. 1-6). Condemnation of the Pharisees and Sadducees (vv. 7-12). Jesus’s …

Together in the Word (Matthew 1)

This past Sunday (January 20) we studied Matthew 1. Below is a brief outline of the chapter, a few observations we discussed, and a couple applications we made together as we endeavor to “be doers of the word, and not hearers only” (James 1:22). Chapter Outline The genealogy of Jesus (vv. 1-17). The birth of Jesus (vv. 18-25). Observations Two Old …

Leadership Training

We have some big dreams for the next five years! One of the mile markers on that journey we’ve discussed recently is Increased Leadership Capacity. We want to make sure “those with pastoral and teaching gifts are being mentored and prepared to start new house churches in new neighborhoods.” To that end, we are starting three new small groups this …

Love Your Actual Neighbor

Think for a moment: Of you’re immediate neighbors, say the eight closest residences, how many do you know? Could you introduce them by name? Do you know the names of their children? Do you know where they work? Or what they want to do with their lives? In Luke 10 a teacher of the Law asks Jesus, “What shall I do …