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Reminder of Missional Think Tank in Dallas

Be sure to watch your email for the registration link to the 2011 Think Tank in Dallas, in January! This Think Tank will take up the question: How do stories work to form Christian community around the mission of God in the world? We will take up the theme of story, discernment, and identity in […]

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Cohort notes are being posted

and these cohort catergories are ready for your use.  Enjoy connecting with the other members of your group and continuing the conversation. Please visit the Resources Page to download them.

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Appreciation and planning ahead

A hearty congratulations and warm thanks to the fine folks at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary who were such wonderful hosts for this year’s Think Tank. What a beautiful campus, what beautiful hospitality! We are grateful. And we eagerly anticipate being together again next year, Jan. 30 – Feb. 1, in Dallas, Texas. We at Abilene Christian […]

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Fishbowl Plenary, Monday morning 4/12/10 Think Tank We’re making you uncomfortable by continually changing the plenary seating arrangements… How does the church relate to the academy? Does seminary turn people into pastors or mini-professors? Some seminary professors press us into academic training, some press us to help local churches become the ground zero for doing […]

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Sunday evening plenary notes

On Sunday evening the Think Tank, in plenary made these remarks: What does it look like to be attentive to the Holy Spirit amidst chaos and disorder? Recognizing the messiness of missional ministry – these is a longing for comfort and control and seeing how Dwelling in the Word comforts There is a paradigm shift […]

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