Ecclesia Thinks and Links is a monthly publication of The Ecclesia Network that highlights articles, blog posts and publications from members and friends of the Network.
A Model for Discernment in the Missional Church Context Part I, Part II and Part III
by Bob Hyatt
In this three-part article Bob lays out a model for discernment. In this series of posts, you can also get a good look into Evergreen’s story.
The Death of Leadership: Christ, Co-Leading, and Missional Living
by Geoff Holsclaw
You might notice that this is an older post, but Geoff addresses the question of leadership in a missional context – particularly how leadership and co-leadership works out at Life on the Vine.
When Redemptive Work Begins with Hot Dogs
by Gary Alloway via J.R. Briggs
J.R. Briggs posted a great story from Redemption Church of Bristol in Suburban Philly.
7 Questions with Scot McKnight
by Dave Kinnaman
Scot McKnight talks about his book One.Life, The Blue Parakeet, Women in the church and women in leadership.
Creating a Missional Culture
by JR Woodward
This isn’t really a post, this is a whole book. JR’s book was released by IVP in July. Check out his new website and be sure to get a copy of his book.
My Journey with Apostolic Ministry
by Bob Roberts, Jr.
Bob talks about his jouney in discovering his apostolic gifting.
Aurora and Bethany
by Winn Collier
Drawing on the story of Lazarus, Winn reflects on the trajedy in Aurora, CO.