Go to a Midweek Group This Week!

December 1st, 2014 | John Chandler

We mean it when we say “see you throughout the week.” Every week we alternate between Midweek Meetups, where we hang out around town and Midweek Groups, where we gather in smaller groups around town. We currently have groups meeting on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. If you’re not part of a group yet, sign up below!

What to Bring to the Advent Liturgy & Lunch

November 24th, 2014 | John Chandler

On Sunday, November 30, we’ll begin this special season with Liturgy and a potluck lunch. Advent is the season on the Christian calendar leading up to Christmas. It is a time a of anticipation and loving. We’ll welcome the season with a potluck lunch and by making a craft to welcome the season. This is a great chance to get … Read More

Get Ready: Midweek groups are This Week!

November 17th, 2014 | John Chandler

We’re always looking for ways to “see you throughout the week.” Every week we alternate between Midweek Meetups, where we hang out around town and Midweek Groups, where we gather in smaller groups around town. We currently have groups meeting on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. If you’re not part of a group yet, sign up below!

This Thursday at the Draught House

November 11th, 2014 | John Chandler

We alternate between Midweek Groups and Midweek Meet-ups. This week, we’ll get together at the Draught House for a time of good food from East Side King and catching up on our week. If you’re new to our community, it’s one of the best ways to hear our story. If you’ve been around awhile, we hope you will came and share yours. Who: You and your … Read More

This Sunday: Vocation

November 11th, 2014 | John Chandler

In Let Your Life Speak, Parker Palmer’s small and powerful book on Vocation quoting from poet May Sarton: Now I become myself. It’s taken time, many years and places. I have been dissolved and shaken, Worn other people’s faces. . . . This is the fear that haunts many of us, that we have a specific life to live, and if we’re … Read More

Sacred Exercises: Lectio Divina

November 6th, 2014 | John Chandler

As we consider how to be more intentional with our time on Sundays, I’m series of posts describing some sacred exercises. Perhaps one, two, or all, of them might become a meaningful routine in your schedule for imagining what your Life it truly meant to look like. Today, we look (again) at Lectio Divina. This is a prayerful way of … Read More

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Community Check-in this Sunday

November 4th, 2014 | John Chandler

We all need regular check-ins. On Sunday, November 16 we’ll have a “Community Check-in.” Just like that annual trip to the doctor’s office we’re supposed to do, our church community needs to proactively check in on how we are doing. This Community Check-in is not an official business meeting or training session. Instead we will ask the twin questions “how … Read More

Midweek Groups are THIS WEEK!

November 3rd, 2014 | John Chandler

We’re always looking for ways to “see you throughout the week.” Every week we alternate between Midweek Meetups, where we hang out around town and Midweek Groups, where we gather in smaller groups around town. We currently have groups meeting on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. If you’re not part of a group yet, sign up below!

This is the Plan for Halloween

October 28th, 2014 | John Chandler

Halloween is this Friday! We are excited to meet our neighbors in North/Central Austin. We’re also looking forward to our own costume party afterward. All are welcome to come for the whole night is just a part. Here’s the game plan: Thursday October 30—There will be NO MIDWEEK MEETUP. You might want to spend the time working on a costume. … Read More

This is Who We Are: Kevin and Jo Haecker

October 15th, 2014 | John Chandler

This is Who We Are is an interview series where the women and men of Austin Mustard Seed introduce themselves. If you’d like to participate, send an email to Chris Morton. This week’s Who We Are features the Haeckers.  That’s them above in front of a glacier, presumably while on one of their adventures and not in Austin. Where is the most exciting … Read More

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