15
Jun
2005
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Ministries and Movements

Last week Layo Lieva from San Salvador contrasted the difference between ministries and movements of God’s Spirit. It is very informative and challenging and part of a greater message some of which will be articulated in another blog entry.Ministry is conversion–Movement is transformationMinistry is control–Movement is empowermentMinistry is one generation–Movement is 4 generationsMinistry is short...
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14
Jun
2005
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Amish Honeymooners

Last week, while we were in Estes Park, Colorado for the Global Learning Community, ten of us drove into town to go around the track at the local go-cart and fun zone. As we were standing in line purchasing our tickets we couldn’t help but notice three young (late teens / early 20’s) Amish couples...
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13
Jun
2005
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Boulder Sharefest Update

The Sharefest was great yesterday. We finished up the work at our school by washing the windows in Principal’s and Vice Principal’s office. They had been egged a few times over the years. At the end of the day and a half, the school sparkled and looked spectacular! (There was also a group that wrote...
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12
Jun
2005
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Sharefest in Boulder

Yesterday (Saturday) three churches in Boulder took on the painting, cleaning, landscaping, window-washing of five public schools in Boulder. My wife Liz, daughter Kacey and her fiance Erik Olson painted the front office of a middle school which we will finish this morning. From my church, 700 people (of a church w/ a weekly attendance...
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12
Jun
2005
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Quiet Time for Secular Man

Bob Buford gave me a valuable gift when I stopped by his office a couple of weeks ago. It is a book called, “The Daily Drucker”–366 days laid out like “My Utmost for His Highest.” The editor perused articles and books by Drucker and has extracted the gems. So after a Psalm, a Proverb and...
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12
Jun
2005
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Books and Brew

I’ve started something new for the summer, we are calling “Books and Brew”–a gathering of the curious at my house, every Friday afternoon from 4pm-5:30 or6pm to simply interact over books we are reading…mostly around the big things God is doing in the world. Books and Brew is about collaborative learning and stimulation. It is...
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10
Jun
2005
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Global Learning Community

Today we finished up with the fourth day of what we are calling “Global Learning Community”–a gathering of city leaders–half from the US and half from outside the US. We will meet six times over a three year period at Lost Antler Ranch in Estes Park Colorado. This was the second of our six meetings....
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