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#VergeChi :: Todd Engstrom – 3 Ways to Kill A Missional Culture

Although I was raised in the church and had a knowledge of God, I didn’t embrace Jesus until I heard gospel preached and lived out by some Young Life leaders. God has proven faithful and good to me since that day, even in great suffering and loss. I have learned to treasureRomans 8:28 as a wellspring of hope […]

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#VergeChi :: Jo Saxton – Imitate Jesus

As the college pastor at St. Thomas Church, Sheffield, Jo planted missional congregations amongst college students and young adults. Now as Director of Pioneer Communities with 3dministries, Jo works alongside church leadership teams seeking to build missional churches in today’s culture. She’s married to Chris, a Lutheran pastor and they have two amazing daughters, Tia […]

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#VergeChi :: Dhati Lewis – Live With Jesus & With People

Dhati is the Lead Pastor at Blueprint Church in Atlanta, GA. Dhati, born and raised in California, moved to Texas for his undergraduate studies at the University of North Texas and his graduate studies at Dallas Theological Seminary (Master of Arts in Cross Cultural Ministries). While in Texas, Dhati served on staff at Denton Bible […]

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#VergeChi :: Missional Community Panel Discussion

This is a panel discussion with Alan Hirsch, Jo Saxton, Dhati Lewis, Todd Engstrom, and Jeff Vandersteldt. What advice would you give to those who are just starting out in this whole realm of missional community? Approach this whole conversation with that of need and understanding. As we seek to be missional, come with a […]

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#VergeChi :: Alan Hirsch – The Past & Future

Alan Hirsch is the founding director of Forge Mission Training Network. Currently he co-leads Future Travelers, an innovative learning program helping megachurches become missional movements. Known for his innovative approach to mission, Alan is considered to be a thought-leader and key mission strategist for churches across the Western world. Hirsch is the author of The Forgotten […]

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