What If? (Part 3), by Steve Holt, Sr.
By: Steve Holt - 16 April 2014 - 0 Comments

Well, the past is gone, and the present is upon us.  We can do nothing to affect those two time dimensions.  But, ah, the future!  The future is ours to shape based on what [...]

What If? (Part 2) by Steve Holt, Sr.
By: Steve Holt - 15 April 2014 - 0 Comments

What if Jesus’s disciples reestablish the household as the primary Kingdom expression on earth? What if every Christian sells his/her house in the ‘burbs and moves to the most depressed section of their city [...]

What if? By Steve Holt, Sr.
By: Steve Holt - 14 April 2014 - 0 Comments

Despite mankind’s apostasy, miscalculations, sin, evil and downright stupidity through the centuries, God has preserved a remnant of followers—called the church—on this earth.  From any angle, Christendom appears divided, disconnected, inept, impotent, and incapable.  [...]

Why I Plant Organic Churches by Ross Rohde
By: Ross Rohde - 11 April 2014 - 2 Comments

There are lots of kinds of churches. Besides the dozens if not hundreds of denominations we could name, each with its own way of doing things, there are lots of different models out there. [...]

Does It All Boil Down To Pulpit And Pew? by Jon Zens
By: Jon Zens - 10 April 2014 - 6 Comments

My heart is burdened concerning a phenomenon I’ve witnessed over and over again. It goes something like this: I would never pursue anything in my personal life in Christ without seeking the Lord for [...]

Emersyn Understands, by John Vandervoort
By: John Vandervoort - 09 April 2014 - 3 Comments

So for the last several months our family has been attending what some might call a simple or organic house church in Orange, CA. Next week we are hosting it in our home. This [...]

What Organic Church Is All About, by Joshua Lawson
By: Josh Lawson - 08 April 2014 - 8 Comments

Before anyone gets over-zealous for a particular church model, let’s be clear about one thing. The whole issue of “organic” v.s. “institutional” is not primarily a matter of outward form. There can be organic [...]

Why Go Organic? by Ken Eastburn
By: Ken Eastburn - 07 April 2014 - 1 Comment

Why Go Organic? Organic church is person-to-person. Institutional church is business-to-consumer. I’m sure I will get a lot of flak for that overly generalized opening statement. But before some of you come at me [...]

Interview: Felicity Dale – The Black Swan Effect
By: Keith Giles - 04 April 2014 - 1 Comment

H2H: The Black Swan Effect is an odd title for a book about men and women working together. Why did you choose that one?  Felicity Dale: The title, The Black Swan Effect, comes from [...]

Uninstitutional (part 2), by Steve Holt, Sr.
By: Steve Holt - 03 April 2014 - 0 Comments

There is little doubt that God works in institutional churches, just like he works in other gatherings of people on earth.  He was at work at Dachau, the Gulag, Shiloh, and Pleiku City.  He [...]