AboutAn island hopping former pastor of a small but exciting church in east Vancouver once called the open house, now living in Victoria, BC married to an aquarius and a father of boys.
@AndrewStoeten Haha, serves me right for working and listening at the same time.
@AndrewStoeten Are you guys attending any events while in Vancouver or can I buy you guys a beer?
Tag Archives: community
I did not come to destroy but to be a responsible version of myself. I may not have said those exact words but that was the sentiment that I was trying to get across to a church planter I met … Continue reading
In 2005 I moved to Commercial Drive. I moved here specifically to start a church. I moved to “The Drive” specifically because of what I had heard and what I had seen in my visits to this neighbourhood. The people … Continue reading
As of yesterday (November 1, 2010) my sabbatical officially came to a close from the open house. Most of you know that my sabbatical was a little different than most religious sabbaticals in that I kept working full-time in my … Continue reading
I was wondering when a church became a “Church” and no longer a “church plant?” I think I now know. Okay maybe I don’t but I have some good practical evidence to prove that I am on to something. That … Continue reading
In the emulation of twitter, I want to post some “140 character or less” thoughts on this topic. its easy to talk about a salary-less church when you don’t get your salary from the church. giving to our church has … Continue reading
My friend James posted a link to an old post of mine that as I sit here in Victoria had me thinking. I wonder how much further I have truly thought about these thoughts on creating community. One of the … Continue reading