Rev. Jim Buckman is growing a network of Lutheran House Churches in the Northeast US.
Pray for its ongoing growth.
He is raising support and would appreciate churches and individuals partnering with his unique ministry.
Prolific Cuban church planter: 300 churches planted and 1,000 leaders trained Otoniel Martinez grew up in a Christian family. His father was a pastor in a time when government pressure made it difficult to follow Jesus. Otoniel was a gifted student and could have attended one of the top schools in Cuba. But in order […]
Real world conversions lead to real world changes in communities Titus 3:8
If you’ve followed SEEDnet at all then you’ve heard of Andy Shank- he’s the big guy in the white shirt. He came to Christ 9 years ago, won his family to Christ and immediately jumped into church planting. Before Andy came to Christ he led a large group of people that helped him sell and […]
You know people suffering shame and sadness.
Knowing their identity in Jesus Christ is what can turn the tide.
Keep the list handy and share it with people in their hours of need!
+ My Identity in Christ + Tool Download > Click here Tool Instructions > Jesus said, “Anyone who abides in me and I in them will bear much fruit. Apart from me you can do nothing.” (John 15:5) The Apostle Paul trained us to continually renew our minds in order to faithfully serve the Lord […]
How did it come to this?
A service that should be a diaconal arm of the church working with local congregations to love their neighbor has lost touch with the constituency claimed in its name.
Sadly “religious” social services are not about the Christian Faith at work or the Good Samaritan its seems as much as lining their pockets with government fees for service.
Their own namesake denominations feel manipulated and victimized by them.
I suggest it’s because the Gospel has been lost from these agencies as has their sense of serving Christ in coordination with His church.
Sad to see it come to this…
We are beginning to see some people of the Lutheran faith who don’t like what is going on in their name! From Christian News Wire: DODGE CITY, Kan., May 2, 2016 /Christian Newswire/ — Lutheran Pastor Rev. CJ Conner of Dodge City, Kansas, calls on Christians of good conscience to boycott Lutheran Social Services (LSS). […]
Source: Rapidly Multiplying Cells Create Urban Church Networks
Rapidly Multiplying Cells or “micro churches” Create Urban Church Networks.
According to George Patterson’s training novel “Come Quickly Dawn” leaders should not focus on growing the “mother church” but, instead, focus on forming cells that multiply rapidly within the larger urban church.
There are six guidelines for developing urban cells and the 6 icons above remind us of the principles involved:
Family, Obedience, Community, Mentoring, Networking, and Rapid Multiplication. Click the link for more…