Tag : Emerging Church

Vintage Christianity 5

Vintage Christianity 5

The Emerging Church loves mystery. Who doesn’t, right? Well, they really love mystery! They love the excitement of the unknown; the thrill of finding the hidden treasure. They love the great find of the valuable pearl; and the enormous growth of the tiny mustard seed. They love going where no one else is going to find God Continue reading

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Vintage Christianity 4

Vintage Christianity 4

Continue to explore the concept of the emerging church from a Lutheran view. This month, encounter what success “means” for the church and where we may need to redefine our understanding of “the three Bs”. Continue reading

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Vintage Christianity 3

Vintage Christianity 3

In this third installment of our Vintage Column, seminarian Blackford suggests that the Emergent Church has always been part of the Christian Church movement as we “break away” from the world. Continue reading

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Review: The Emergent Church

Review: The Emergent Church

Newbie DCE, Alaina Kleinbeck, touches on gender gaps and ministry to young adults by reviewing Dan Kimball’s book, “The Emerging Church”. Continue reading

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Vintage Christianity 2

Vintage Christianity 2

In the second installment of Matthew Blackford’s Vintage Christianity Column, he points to the emerging church within the LCMS and their need to have “ownership in the adventure, not just a church building.” Continue reading

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Book Review: Listening to the Beliefs of Emerging Churches

Book Review: Listening to the Beliefs of Emerging Churches

Rev. Terry Dittmer sheds some light on the theology of new trends in young adult ministry by reviewing the book “Listening to the Beliefs of Emerging Churches: Five Perspectives” compiled by Robert Webber. Continue reading

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Vintage Christianity 1

Vintage Christianity 1

Church getting a bit drab? This article disscusses ways the “emerging church” plans to spice things up. Continue reading

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