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The Reinvention of Highland (Part 1)

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Reinvention of Highland

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Reinvention of Highland   John Eldredge writes, “Life unfolds like a drama…Each day has a beginning and an end. There are all sorts of characters, all sorts of settings. A year goes by like a chapter from a novel. Sometimes it seems like a tragedy. […]

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Jesus’ First Word: Today

This entry is part 26 of 26 in the series Gospel

This entry is part 26 of 26 in the series Gospel Into a religious world dominated with “Someday” thinking, Jesus preached “Today” thinking. Not that “Someday” thinking was unique to his world. It’s also a common theme in our world: For the students enrolled at a local non-profit organization in Memphis called HopeWorks, someday is […]

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The Two Things Too Many Churches Get Wrong

This entry is part 25 of 26 in the series Gospel

This entry is part 25 of 26 in the series Gospel   Two conversations recently reminded me of two of the most insidious vices hindering churches from fulfilling their potential. One had to do with schedule. The other had to do with scope. One conversation was with a colleague from another congregation. The staff at […]

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Evangelism by Romance

This entry is part 24 of 26 in the series Gospel

This entry is part 24 of 26 in the series Gospel   It’s one thing for a church to choose Jesus’ stance for living in a dark world: Not “I’ll fight you.” Not “I’ll compromise with you.” Not “I’ll protect myself from you.” Not “I’ll withdraw from you.” But “I’ll die for you.” It’s an […]

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