A missionary, a prostitute and a murderer walk into a bowling alley…That sounds like the start of a terrible joke that I would immediately walk away from because it is likely offensive in some way. But, it is not a joke at all!
Helen Keller once said, “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” Some of the most renowned movements began with a few people who had an idea, a passion and a commitment to something beyond themselves.
One of the church planters rocked slightly back and forth at the front of the room as he remembered the road that brought him to a place of leadership.
A year ago as Christine and I stood in the back of the Morning Star Ranch dining room, we listened as women sang “No longer a slave to fear, I am a child of God,” and we knew that something amazing was taking place…
Since I work and serve among emerging leaders and those being discipled in the heart of our city, I have opportunity to “do life” with many of them.