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What is a Simple Church?

Simple Church series

Like a small seed goes into fertilized ground, germinates, and eventually multiplies, we can seed small churches into the soil of cultures and communities that don’t yet follow Jesus. A multiplying movement can start with a handful of disciples who begin gathering others in their community together to encounter Jesus. This short series explores a […]

Why 9 in 10 who meet Jesus fall away…and how we can change that. The Story of Wesley and the Circuit Riders

Circuit Rider

   Fall 2000 I sat in the small living room of the student residence hall. It was dark and dingy, smelling slightly like a paradoxical mix of locker rooms and A and F Cologne. I’d met a student athlete in the parking lot and we were now here in his room. I’d had the chance […]