Our Markers: Presence

August 29th, 2013 | John Chandler

On Thursdays, we are reflecting on our Markers, which we talked through at our one of our first Cultivate gatherings. These are shared understandings that form our life together and guide what we do. The final of these markers is Presence, and our description of it reads like this: As a church community, we are the presence of God in … Read More

Reflections

Four Take-Aways from Sunday's Taster Liturgy

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. Here are four takeaways from the experience. We LOVE Foodheads We owe a huge thanks to the owners of Foodheads who opened their doors to a few strangers. they showed … Read More

Meetup: Wednesday Lunch at Little Deli

August 27th, 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 at noon at Little Deli. Come for Yelp’s favorite slice of pizza in town and a chance to learn more.   Send an email to say you can join us.

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Audio Archives: Homecoming

August 23rd, 2013 | John Chandler

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

Podcast

Our Markers: Wholeness

August 22nd, 2013 | John Chandler

On Thursdays, we are reflecting on our Markers, which we talked through at our one of our first Cultivate gatherings. These are shared understandings that form our life together and guide what we do. The second of these markers is Wholeness, and our description of it reads like this: While we see the work of God in this world, we … Read More

Reflections

Five tools for inviting friends & neighbors to the "Taster" Liturgy

August 21st, 2013 | John Chandler

This Sunday, August 25, we will host our second ever “Taster” Liturgy. We’ll gather at4:30pm at Foodheads (616 W 34th St.). They’ve offered to let us use their space, so we’re going to try it out and see how it goes. We call it a “taster” because it’s our chance to give our friends and neighbors a “taste” of what our Sundays together will be like. We call it “liturgy” because … Read More

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Midweek Meetup – Draught House

August 19th, 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”. We can’t follow Jesus alone, we need each other. We need more than just an hour or two on Sundays. Parties. Babysitting. Helping each other move. Mourning the hard … Read More

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Save the Date: Taster Liturgy at Foodheads

August 16th, 2013 | John Chandler

On Sunday, August 25 we will host our second ever Taster Liturgy. These opportunities allow us to learn the ins-and-outs of hosting a weekly liturgy. They also provide a great opportunity to introduce friends to what’s happening at Austin Mustard Seed. We need your help as we explore how to host a weekly gathering. During our time together, we will … Read More

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Audio Archive: Resolutions

August 16th, 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 last January.

Podcast

Our Markers: Story

August 15th, 2013 | John Chandler

In one of our first Cultivate core group gatherings, we talked through our Markers together. These are shared understandings that form our life together and guide what we do. Over the next few Thursdays, we’ll revisit each of these markers here on the blog. The first of these markers is Story, and our description of it reads like this: At … Read More

Reflections