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Ecclesiology and discipleship : rediscovering an effective communal approach
I love what the Reformed Church in America adopted in 2013 as its 15-year vision for ministry (condensed to this phrase), “Transformed and Transforming.” It is both “life change” and “life changing.” There’s a considerable ...
God’s story, our story : a narrative approach for discovery of congregational identity and purpose
Hispanic Pentecostal ministry in greater Grand Rapids : balancing calling and training toward a sustainable and healthy ministry
Leadership styles, worship, and liturgy of the Hispanic Pentecostal congregations are shaped by their rich, diverse cultural background. While they offer a welcoming and familiar community to migrating families, there ...
Pacing presence : impact of relational ministry course for graduates of Kuyper College working with adolescents
Using the Success Case Method developed by Robert Brinkerhoff, the survey and interviews revealed a direct correlation between the amount of time spent in an adolescent’s environment and the quality of the conversations ...
Commons vol.23 no.3 (June 2020)
Commons vol.23 no.2 (March 2020)
Commons vol.24 no.1 (Fall 2020)
A tale of two cities divided : in search of radical reconciliation
My congregation in St Joseph, Michigan is not racially diverse. They struggle with the differences of the communities that surround them. Because of their fears and differences they have only engaged ...