A blog post by Jody Wendt
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In one of my classes at Luther Seminary, we have been talking about discipleship and vocation. This is something I have struggled with over time. But, I feel as if I have a better grasp on it now.
According to Michael Foss in his book, Power Surge, “Discipleship is about individual Christians -- and the church as a community of Christians -- living in mission. Discipleship is about recognizing that Christ is the center of both personal and …
[first posted in March 2009]
Earlier this week, I was reminded of an article I read about the Facebook generation. In this article Gary Hamel lists 12 ideas that the Facebook generation has toward the world. (For the full article: http://bit.ly/aXXHxG.)
It’s an interesting list to think about when we talk about youth ministry. As I have been thinking this week, the idea of “Leaders serve rather than preside” keeps coming back to me. All leaders need to be …