Have you ever noticed how often eating together shows up in the gospels? It could be argued that the Way of Jesus has grown across the planet because people ate together. “While they were eating … Jesus said, ‘Do this to remember Me.’” (Luke 22) “All the believers devoted themselves … to sharing in meals…” […]
“This may be the most understandable guide to Christianity, ever.” – Tim McClellan, Athletic Trainer and Olympic Coach This week, I released an updated version of the Disciple book on Amazon. Throughout America, Europe, and SE Asia (Chinese version) thousands of people are experiencing a new lifestyle of following Jesus and a deeper […]
Oops! I didn’t transfer the link in my last email. Sigh. Fallibility strikes again. In case you missed the 10 year celebration video for Student Church Movements, here it is.. You’re part of it! Hope you enjoy…. https://vimeo.com/244958361 Gratefully, Erik Fish
10 years ago, Jen and I endeavored to start something that, at the time, seemed like a novel concept – grow a movement more than a ministry. Starting on college campuses and not knowing a better term, I simply called it “Student Church Movements”. I was convinced the way of Jesus could grow more like […]
The Bible is a creative and powerful book. Why do people often apply it so wrongly? Here are 10 “commands” for understanding the Bible a little better.
I was taught for years that the Bible teaches wives to obey their husbands because husbands are the “head” of the household. This comes from a verse in Ephesians 5: “Wives, submit to your husbands as to the Lord, for the husband is the head of his wife…” After 16 years of marriage and 21 […]
One of the greatest tests to find out whether people truly love what they do is whether or not they’d do it without being paid.” (Cooke, 97) So, what do you love to do?
Pocket Disciple, a guide for creating Spanish discipleship movements, is now available! Pocket Disciple is a simple and effective tool for following up new believers. Use it to create a multiplying movement of Jesus followers in your city!
The house is full of young people from USC. The atmosphere is energetic with laughter, connecting, and spiritual discussions over a meal. After dinner, my friend Wes announces, “Time for the Jesus story discussion!” Everyone gathers in the living room. Ben and Justin take turns singing a couple songs. Ben says, “One of our ways of […]
So this happened last night in England. I was eating a burger in a restaurant in Birmingham, UK with a friend from Budapest. I was just relaxing. Ready to head back to the States after speaking for three days at a NewForms Gathering for leaders around Europe. The restaurant was pretty full. We were packed into a […]