As I shared on Monday, I’ve finally gotten around to answering your blog survey questions from last year. On Monday, I answered questions about the rapture and the second coming of Christ.
Another question from the survey was, “Can you give some advice on equipping church planters?”
Another was, “When you discern that God has called you to ministry, what advice do you have with respect to that calling?”
Still another question was, “I read your book Finding Organic Church about apostolic ministry and I believe that I may be called to that ministry. What would you say is the most important quality in someone who has that calling?”
To my mind, all three questions have the same answer.
So I thought the best way to address them was to publish (for the first time) a transcript of a message I delivered to a group of hungry Christians that were attempting to live in community over a decade ago.[Continue Reading...]