Connecting with other leaders, working in similar situations to our own, has sparked some our most fruitful ideas and has helped to sustain me in church planting ministry.
Is our church motivated at its core to be a voice for and helper of the marginalized, homeless, oppressed and powerless? Discussing this topic with our trainer made me realize how little I have considered the complexities my church will face in the city. Yet the gospel compels the church, compels me, to find ways to love, serve and befriend those with lesser opportunities.
Incredible things are happening in Korea. Next month, Tim Keller will be speaking to 2,000+ people at a City to City Korea conference, held in Seoul. Read more about the creation of City to City Korea, and how they are hoping to reshape the gospel message in one of the world's most churched nations.