wmr-detail

World Mission Report

Missional Communities: 7 Frequently Asked Questions


The following is taken from vergenetwork.org, where there is a plethora of information about missional communities.  The following article is a great summary.  Keep up the great work, Verge Network!




We spent the last few months with leading thinkers and practitioners to answer 7 of the most frequently asked questions about missional communities. All of the folks we heard from were featured speakers at Exponential 2011: On The Verge.


Click the links below to join the conversation going on about Missional Community!


Question 1: What is a missional community?

Contributors: Neil Cole, Hugh Halter, Mike Breen, Alan Hirsch, Felicity Dale, JR Woodward, & Jeff Vanderstelt


Question 2: How is missional community different from bible study?

Contributors: Jeff Vanderstelt, Caesar Kalinowski, Hugh Halter, JR Woodward, & Matt Carter


Question 3: How do you transition your church to be more missional?

Contributors: Dave Ferguson & Hugh Halter


Question 4: How do you transition your small group to missional community?

Contributors: Matt Smay, Dave Ferguson, & Hugh Halter


Question 5: How do you train missional community leaders?

Contributors: JR Woodward, Jason Dukes, Dave Ferguson, Matt Carter, Reggie McNeal, Hugh Halter,
Lance Ford, & Rob Wegner


Question 6: What do missional communities do?

Contributors: Rob Wegner, Hugh Halter, & Matt Carter


Question 7: Which churches are doing this? What are some of the success? Struggles?

Contributors: Rob Wegner, Hugh Halter, & Jo Saxton


No comments (Add your own)

Add a New Comment

Enter the code you see below:
code
 

Comment Guidelines: No HTML is allowed. Off-topic or inappropriate comments will be edited or deleted. Thanks.