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Handbook for Hustling

08.05.2012


Chris Guillebeau’s new book The $100 Startup is available today, and I’m excited to recommend it to you.

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My ChurchNext Interview

07.05.2012


ChurchNext is one of the best video interview shows online today, so it was a huge thrill and honor for me to be interviewed by host Chris Yaw recently.

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Conservatives Against Amendment One

02.05.2012


The campaign against the proposed constitutional amendment in the state of North Carolina is broad-based and bipartisan. It’s not just a liberal, pro-gay thing!

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Funding Missional Churches Like Tech Startups

24.04.2012


Matt Haughey is the founder of MetaFilter.com, and in this talk from the Webstock 2012 conference earlier this year in New Zealand, he focuses on starting with a long-term vision, rather than a desire for short-term success (“cashing in and bailing out”).

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Missional Conversations with … Phil Shepherd

31.03.2012


Here’s my missional conversation with Phil Shepherd, a.k.a. The Whiskey Preacher, co-pastor of The Eucatastrophe in Fort Worth, Texas, with his wife Stephanie Shepherd.

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Church On The Internet

19.03.2012


This month I’m looking forward to chatting with Bruce Reyes-Chow about his latest bold initiative — developing a new Presbyterian church on the Internet.

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Churches for A/theists

08.03.2012


As Peter Rollins’ ideas continue to make inroads into existing and new faith communities, I wonder what the implications will be.

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We Have Three Years to Figure This Out

07.03.2012


The three-year timeframe is related to the major generational shifts that are happening in the Church and the radical impacts they will have on faith communities for the future.

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Three Keys to Viral Video Success

01.03.2012


One of the best TED videos posted this week features YouTube’s trends manager Kevin Allocca speaking at last year’s TEDYouth event on “Why videos go viral.” As Allocca entertainingly explains (in just 7 minutes), the three keys to viral video success are …

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Kickstarting the Emergent Conversation

23.02.2012


There’s a very promising new documentary film project that’s just getting off the ground, which promises to shine a spotlight on some of the more diverse voices in the Emergent conversation.

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