What a Mess

In my beginning days in small group ministry, a ministry friend and Life Group Pastor at Real Life Church in Valencia, CA, Brandon Beard said to me words I will never forget. He said, "Some day, after you've kicked off your small groups, someone will say, 'Look at the mess you've made.' And all you … Continue reading What a Mess

Words with Friends

I have been reading the book Life Together:The Classic Exploration of Christian Community by Dietrich Bonhoeffer. ¬†In it he writes: God has willed that we should seek and find His living Word in the witness of a brother, in the mouth of man. ¬†Therefore, the Christian needs another Christian who speaks God's Word to him. … Continue reading Words with Friends