Sojourn’s executive elder team recently traveled with Lifeway Research President Dr. Ed Stetzer and a group of pastors to Europe, as part of the Upstream Collective. While in Paris, our Lead Pastor Daniel Montgomery and our Pastor of Teaching, Leadership & Church Multiplication, Brian Howard each recorded short video vignettes. They spoke on aspects of the mission to plant churches internationally and spread the gospel throughout the world.
This is part of a series of video interviews with church planters recorded by Crossing Church Pastor Dustin Neeley at Sojourn’s 930 Art Center, during the Acts 29 Network 2009 Louisville Boot Camp (Ambition). In this video, Pastor Darrin discusses:
The difference between “closed hand” and “open hand” beliefs and doctrines
Learning from conferences where speakers differ on various issues and theological persuasions
Where humility and theology comes into play, in learning from others
“Dating” your kids
Treating your children as individuals rather than as a herd
Integrating the church into your family, while not letting the church “swallow” your family
The difference between an “open home” and a “closed home” (the home as a foyer, the home as a fortress)
Watch this video interview with Darrin Patrick, Lead Pastor of The Journey in St. Louis, a member church in the Acts 29 Church Planting Network.
This is the second of two interviews with Darrin Patrick (see the first here), and is part of a series of video interviews with church planters [...]
Interested in Sojourn Church Planting? Want to learn more about the future of Sojourn? Here’s your chance to be a part of it all.
Wednesday May 12th @ 11:00AM-1:00PM
What: Sojourn Church Planting LUNCH
Where: The 930 Art Center in the Listening Room
Purpose: Connect with Sojourn Church Planters and hear from Pastor Brian Howard.
PLEASE RSVP here by [...]
What: Dr. David Sills of Reaching and Teaching International Ministries will be leading a seminar on sharing the gospel through Bible stories. He will discuss the theology, philosophy, and practical application of the storying method.
Who: Everyone is invited. This training will be especially useful to those seeking to reach internationals and the unchurched with [...]
Church Unique author Will Mancini offers “Exponential Clarity: 4 Surprising Takeways From Exponential 2010″ at willmancini.com. Read it in full here. Excerpts from these thoughts, which Mancini gleaned from the recent Exponential 2010 Conference:
#1 There is a huge difference between church planting and movement cultivating (and some still don’t get the difference.) … It’s very [...]
Watch this quick video interview with Darrin Patrick, Lead Pastor of The Journey in St. Louis, a member church in the Acts 29 Church Planting Network.
This is part of a series of video interviews with church planters recorded by Crossing Church Pastor Dustin Neeley at Sojourn’s 930 [...]
Harvest Bible Chapel has been planting new churches for a decade. Their Pastor James MacDonald recently spoke on a two-minute video on things that a “mother church” should consider as it plants a new work. Check it out at this link now.
Topics addressed include:
How to deal with the pain and trouble involved in planting
What to [...]
Watch this quick video interview with Scott Thomas, Director of the Acts 29 Church Planting Network. In this video, Pastor Scott provides his thoughts on a man he’s worked closely with: Mars Hill Church Pastor Mark Driscoll. Hear his close perspective on Pastor Mark, and learn what you can from these anecdotes about a godly, [...]