Monday Matters: Identity: Seated in Heavenly Places

Identity: Seated in Heavenly Places By: Amanda Whaley “But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved—  and raised us up...

Throw Back Thursday: Where Are You?

Where Are You? (This blog was originally published by Jean-Marie Jobs on June 8, 2015) In April (2015), GAP Community took their 9th annual trip to South Africa. For nine years, we’ve been working with Legacy Community Development Center supporting their teens and...

Wise Words Wednesday: When Things Fall Apart

Richard Rohr’s Daily Meditation: When Things Fall Apart (The link to the original blog is here) The word change normally refers to new beginnings. But transformation more often happens not when something new begins but when something old falls apart. The pain of...

Throw Back Thursday: The Church Hurt Me

The Church Hurt Me (This blog was originally published by Nathan Neighbor on June 1, 2015) I hear a common phrase in working with people that saddens and confuses me: “The church hurt me.” It saddens me because I get it.  I don’t mean to be that guy,...

Wise Words Wednesday: Hiding From The Mission

Seth’s Blog: Hiding From The Mission (The link to the original blog is here) We do this in two ways: The first is refusing to be clear and precise about what the mission is. Avoiding specifics about what we hope to accomplish and for whom. Being vague about...