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To Resolve or Not to Resolve—Is That Really the Question?

You may or may not be into the New Year’s resolution thing, but I think there is value in taking some time to ask yourself, “Where does my life need […]

The Heart & Vision of Grace City Church

Grace City Church is a church family of neighborhood congregations located in Northeast Philadelphia with a vision to multiply throughout the city, neighborhood by neighborhood, with the renewing power of […]

4 Things to Expect this Sunday

What are your expectations as you think about gathering with your local church this Sunday?  I don’t know your local church but I’m sure you can rattle off a quick […]

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5 Ways to Use Football for Mission

Are you ready for some football?  I am.  Today officially kicks off the NFL 2013 regular season.  Oh yeah! (Cue the Monday Night Football sound clip).  Football is a cultural […]

What Disciples Do. Disciples Multiply Disciples.

I bleed green. That’s what we say in Philly about our radical allegiance to our professional football team, the Eagles.  When they are winning—I bleed green.  When they are losing—I […]

Loving Our City. Loving the Next Generation.

Loving Our City. Loving the Next Generation.

Twenty followers of Jesus from Knoxville, TN just pulled away from a parking lot in Philadelphia, PA after having spent a week loving and serving our city in Jesus’ name. […]

Life is Mission

Life is Mission

Wake up. It’s time for mission. Mission begins the moment you get out of bed in the morning and it continues until you take a much needed break when you […]

5 Ways to Pray for the Gospel to Shake Things Up

God can shake things up. I read the following post from Ray Ortlund last week on “Five Marks of Revived Churches.”  It deeply affected my longing for revival and renewed […]

4 Loves—1 Conference

I Love the Gospel. When I was a teenager God in his mercy compelled me to turn from my sin and trust in Jesus Christ as my Saving King. I […]

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The Provision & Need – Church Planting in NE Philly

“We got the building for free…but honestly, right now it’s not suitable for gathering.”  This post is part 3 of 3. Check out part 1 and part 2 for the full story. You can […]