7 Levels of Church Relationships
Aug22

7 Levels of Church Relationships

Relationships created and formed by the love of God and established and maintained in the unity of the Spirit, are the pillars of the Church the Lord is building today. As the Lord continues to shake everything that can be shaken in the 21st century, we are coming to realize that nothing but love will remain. “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that...

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7 Principles on Authentic Community by Dan Notti
Jun09

7 Principles on Authentic Community by Dan Notti

 Ahh, man…not ‘authentic’ again!      “Can’t you use some other word other than ‘authentic’?” This was the frank and honest response my wife had when I first started talking to her about what I believed God was calling me to. After 30+ years of preaching, teaching and being part of the leadership team of a ministry that today would be described as ‘organic’ — oh and 7...

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Apostles and the Apostolicity of the Church by Don Atkin
Jan02

Apostles and the Apostolicity of the Church by Don Atkin

Apostolicity is a word that has been discussed and defined both in Catholic and Protestant Reformation contexts for many years.  It does seem that, in my lifetime, its meaning and essential role have emerged well beyond institutional implications and applications.  Most, if not all, would agree with this simple definition: Apostolicity:  “Having to do with things apostolic; matters concerning apostles.” In biblical language apostles...

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