Learning to Fly

July 22nd, 2013 | John Chandler

Sunday night, Austin Mustard Seed hosted our first ever “Taster.” It was an opportunity to practice Liturgy, literally doing “the work of the people“. John Chandler used this picture to describe the experience. The experience was both bumpy and beautiful. We sang songs, prayed prayers and took the Eucharist. The space wasn’t perfect, and the technology wasn’t ideal. One major highlight … Read More


Five Things You'll Notice at the Austin Mustard Seed Taster

July 17th, 2013 | John Chandler

This Sunday, Austin Mustard Seed is hosting a “Taster“. Tasters are a sort of combined sneak-peak and meet-and-greet. These events help us prepare for a weekly Sunday Liturgy that will begin later this year. There are at least five things you will notice this Sunday. 1. We are all about Jesus We get-together on Sundays to learn from the story of … Read More


Save the Date: Liturgy "Taster"

July 12th, 2013 | John Chandler

Who doesn’t love free samples? They provide the opportunity to get a taste for something new. Even better they are free! Beginning Sunday, July 21, Austin Mustard Seed will host a series of Liturgy “Tasters”. We need your help as we explore how to host a weekly gathering. During our time together, we will share a sacred meal called Eucharist, … Read More


Serving Our Neighbors at Ronald McDonald House

July 10th, 2013 | John Chandler

Join us this Sunday, July 14 as we prepare a meal for the families staying at Ronald McDonald House. As we start anew at Austin Mustard Seed, serving together is key. We believe that God loves the people of North/Central Austin. As this new church community forms, much of it will be around our passion for serving our neighbors. Who: … Read More


Let's Cultivate a New Church

July 3rd, 2013 | John Chandler

What does it mean to “cultivate” a new Church? Cultivate is the process of turning arid lands into rich soil where plants can flourish. Austin Mustard Seed is in the process of cultivating a group of Jesus followers into the core of a New Church. Who: You and Your Friends What: Cultivate Week Two, then dinner at Rudy’s Barbecue Where: … Read More


What Makes a Church a Church?

June 26th, 2013 | John Chandler

Austin Mustard Seed is starting anew, and we are building a team to answer that question. We started last week with a barbecue. New friendships were made, and tasty burgers were eaten. This summer, we will spend time sharing our stories and sharing more meals. We will take stock of what we have learned at Austin Mustard Seed and Vox … Read More


Grill Together—June 23

June 18th, 2013 | John Chandler

On Sunday, June 23, Austin Mustard Seed is starting anew. We’ll begin this new adventure by grilling together. Great things in life happen around food. You meet your best friend in the lunch room, your special someone over dessert or watch your favorite movie at the Alamo Drafthouse. Jesus used dinner as an object lesson so his friends would never … Read More


A New Season

June 15th, 2013 | John Chandler

We are excited to move into a new season in the life of our community as we prepare for a public liturgy later this year. With that comes the launch of our new website to better tell who we are, and who we hope to be. This website, much like each of us, is a work in progress. But we … Read More