Audio Archives: Ascension

September 13th, 2013 | John Chandler

To illuminate the heart of Mustard Seed, we are adding recent sermons from our pastors that were preached elsewhere. This sermon was preached by Chris Morton at Vox Veniae in May.

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This Sunday: How Will We Serve?

September 11th, 2013 | John Chandler

This Sunday at 4:30pm we’ll meet at The Lighthouse for Cultivate. Cultivate gatherings are a chance to make new friends and learn more about what Austin Mustard Seed is all about. This Sunday’s Cultivate gathering will be pivotal. We’ve had a great summer of making new friends, serving together and learning about our identity. Now we are transitioning to launching a public Liturgy this fall. … Read More

This Thursday: Drinks at Draught House

September 10th, 2013 | John Chandler

It’s easy to spend our days at work and our nights with Netflix and then forget how much we need friends and community. That’s why we’re always saying “See you throughout the week”. Drop us a line if you can come. Who: You and your friends What: 45 drinks on tap and excellent conversation Where: Draught House, 4112 Medical Pkwy, Austin, TX When: Thursday, September … Read More

Meet-ups

What is a "Livable" Church?

September 6th, 2013 | John Chandler

Austin Mustard Seed is exploring what it means to be a localized, indigenous Church. We are asking questions like “who are our neighbors?” and “how we can serve them in meaningful Jesus-like ways?”. We’re not alone in this journey. We’ve been inspired by Vox Veniae, a church focused on a single neighborhood in Austin. Another inspiration is Zoe Livable Church … Read More

Audio Archives: New Creation

September 6th, 2013 | John Chandler

To illuminate the heart of Mustard Seed, we are adding recent sermons from our pastors that were preached elsewhere. This sermon was preached by John Chandler at Vox Veniae last April.

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A Good Sale on Some Good Books

September 5th, 2013 | John Chandler

If you’ve had any extended conversations with me, the topic likely turned to books at some point. I do may fair share of reading and find that engaging in a long form with the thinking of others is critical to forming my own ideas. I noticed a few Kindle books on sale this week that are worth sharing here, because … Read More

Reflections

This Week: Central Market and Cultivate

September 3rd, 2013 | John Chandler

Every week, we create opportunities to get together, hear each other’s stories and share about what’s happening with Austin Mustard Seed. Our next meetup is this Wednesday evening at Central Market (4001 North Lamar Boulevard). Meet on the back porch at 8pm for some cold gelato or a tasty beverage. This Sunday, we’ll return to the Lighthouse (1513 Ruth Avenue) at 4:30 for … Read More

Cultivate

Audio Archives: Repent

September 2nd, 2013 | John Chandler

To illuminate the heart of Mustard Seed, we are adding recent sermons from our pastors that were preached elsewhere. This sermon was preached by John Chandler at Vox Veniae last March.

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Audio: Namesake

August 30th, 2013 | John Chandler

At a liturgy taster this past Sunday, we talked about our namesake — the parable of the Mustard Seed (Luke 13:18-19): Then Jesus asked, “What is the kingdom of God like? What shall I compare it to? It is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his garden. It grew and became a tree, and the … Read More

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Four Takeaways from Sunday's Taster

August 29th, 2013 | John Chandler

Thank you to all those who came out and helped with our second ever “Taster” Liturgy! We learned a lot, made new friends, and came up with a few ideas for next time. Here are four takeaways from the experience. We LOVE Foodheads We owe huge thanks to Foodheadsfor opening their doors to a few strangers. They showed us around, made … Read More