God’s Hand on Your Church, His Church, The Illawarra, Cities
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Remember Godspell? Day by Day (follow link)
God’s hand is moving on cities and regions, including ours.
A brief review of Movement Day 2018 in Sydney
The Movement Day conference in Sydney was mind stretching, focusing on what God is doing in cities worldwide. The conference facilities and presentations were very professional.
Highlights: Follow Link for 10 minutes of highlights from 2 the days
There were stories from Australia and overseas. One was the Salford Story from the UK . This is a 10 minute investment in dreaming big dreams
The Salford experience began with a few pastors…
Taking responsibility for a derelict city precinct
Hearing from God
“Imagine a church designed around blessing a city, while working in unity”
– One conference speaker
From the Christian Century website: 5 do’s and 5 don’ts for using your church building well
Illustration by Adam Niklewicz
A physical space can be at the vital centre of ministry-if you don’t make it an idol.
A simple and thoughtful article for those grappling with real estate issues Follow Link
April 11, 2018
No Place Left.
This programme, linked with the wider #NoPlaceLeft community, is currently happening in the Illawarra using ‘Simple Skills to Multiply Disciples’. It begins with praying and sharing Jesus widely with friends and family; connecting with others outside our existing relational networks and discipling to fostering a movement of disciple makers. Contact Woonona Presbyterian Church for details.
Movies for Churches:
Heritage Films distribute movies under the name ‘Movies Change People’
“We believe that movies change people and people change the world. We’re about films that entertain the senses, enlighten the soul, enthuse the heart, encourage the spirit and educate the mind”.
Follow link for details of this company and their recommended movies.
NB, If your people are watching ‘The Shack’, it is recommended that leaders see it first and understand some of the thinking behind it. The same caution applies to a new movie ‘The Heart of Man’.
Figtree Anglican Church National Grandparent Conference
Dapto Anglican Church. Gong Mens Day
Tim Baldwin is speaking from Hebrews 11, 12 & 13
Quoting the Dapto Anglican website: “Tim is a long haired salty pastor who lives by the beach up on the Central Coast. For 11 years now at EV Church he’s been focused on leading relaxed coastal types to get passionate about following Jesus. He loves the family of God and time in the ocean with his family: wife Deb and kids Evie, Luca, Levi and Joey.” For booking and details, follow link.
Men’s Leadership Summit
“Join the elite team of men from all across Australia training men to be great men as part of the Dads4Kids mentoring courses.
The Men’s Leadership Summit weekend is all about helping men achieve extraordinary results for themselves, their families, in the workplace, in the church and in the broader community” Warwick Marsh. Follow link for details and booking.
John Eldredge is coming to the Tops Conference Centre Stanwell Tops to run a Wild at Heart Mens Bootcamp. Tickets are limited. Follow link for details
Every Friday Morning Prayer Breakfasts It’s a great time of prayer, fellowship and Godly start to the day. Meets at the offices of Warwick Marsh, Dads4Kids, behind Central Rd shops, through KFC car park Unanderra.
Pray with, and for, other Christian leaders in your area.
How is your local leaders fellowship going?
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