I knew God was sending me, and I knew that wherever He sent me, He would also be with me, as He always has been.
“We have been given permission to try new ideas, and see failures as learning experiences. It is freeing to have that space to be creative.” / “Se nos ha dado permiso para probar nuevas ideas y ver los fracasos como experiencias de aprendizaje. Es liberador tener ese espacio para ser creativo.”
Anyone who comes through the doors at Ripple knows they are welcome, safe, and can experience the love of Christ.
By overcoming the obstacle of money, churches can begin to experiment; leaders and congregations are encouraged to be more creative.
“Each year it is a gift to interact with this next generation of leaders. We learn alongside them and contribute to their formation in the way of Christ’s peace.”
Franconia Conference has begun building an intercultural youth formation team to resource youth leaders and to connect youth across congregations, geographies, and cultures.
I didn’t have a label for it, but I was on my way to becoming an Anabaptist.
(reprinted from Ripple-Allentown.com with permission) by Danilo Sanchez, pastor of Ripple congregation (Allentown) In recent years there seems to be an increase in the number of churches that have changed […]