REFRAMING CHURCH with Alan Hirsch – Video Interview

Alan Hirsch is the founder of 100Movements, Forge Mission Training Network, and Future Travelers.   KNOWN FOR HIS INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO MISSION, ALAN IS WIDELY CONSIDERED TO BE A THOUGHT-LEADER AND KEY MISSION STRATEGIST FOR CHURCHES ACROSS THE WESTERN WORLD. Alan is the author of 5Q: Reactivating the Original Intelligence and Capacity of the Body of Christ, The Forgotten Ways; co-author of The Shaping of Things to Come, ReJesus and The Faith of Leap. (with Michael Frost); Untamed (with Debra Hirsch); Right Here, Right Now (with Lance Ford): On the Verge (with Dave Ferguson); The Permanent Revolution (with Tim Catchim): and Reframation (with Mark Nelson) This week I had the pleasure of a fun and wide ranging convo with Alan. Things we discussed included… The world has changed! How do we ‘reframe’ to see with ‘soft eyes’?  Insights from Alan’s fantastic ‘must read for the future’ book Reframation and general great stuff ranging from;   Aldous Huxley Reframing Church – without buildings?  Never going back to ‘normal’.  Learning to play a new game.  ‘Dinner party’ churches.  Liminality, risk, innovation.  Lessons from the persecuted church.  Openness and evangelistic opportunities (TODAY global mission is the 15th of May not the 18th!)  APEST […]

Get Your Thinking Hats On

How often when we are talking with others do egos get in the way because we are trying to prove or disprove a point? Someone sees it one way, someone else another way, and someone else can’t see it at all!