Check out the new and improved website for PlantR: the Austin Area Church Planter Network. Some of the new features include:
Oh, to be a young believer in Philadelphia right now, where the spirit of Christian activism is mingling vigorously with an apparently unkillable strain of old-school countercultural Jesus-freakery.
That’s an excerpt from Atlantic Monthly’s James Parker, in his new article “Sing to the Lord a New Song.” The piece covers some of the Christian renewal efforts in Philly, including the influence of Shane Clairborne, mewithoutYou, and Circle of Hope. It seems like Christian Music plus social activism, anyone on the inside care to comment?
Q has launched a new website and blog, posting articles by great thinkers like Tim Keller, Andy Crouch and great practioners like Gideon Tsang, Jose and Nichole Reyes. Somehow I got on the list and they are running an article I wrote called “Conversion and Contextualization: Reexamining our Expectations of Gospel Change.“