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Dr. Ben Carson is one of my heroes. Partly because he was the first black man to lead Johns Hopkins Hospital’s Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery. Partly because of his groundbreaking medical achievements, including being the first doctor to successfully separate siamese twins conjoined at the head. Partly because he is what I as an urban [...]
The call to Open Source ministry training originally posted here two weeks ago is reverberating on cyberspace. UrbanFaith.com republished it today, one week after Youth Specialties featured it as well. The Information Age has changed the cultural landscape, and our models for ministry must change along with it to stay relevant — and raise more [...]
“Freely you have received. Freely give.” – Jesus Proponents of “Open Source” ideas get this instinctively, and the far-reaching impacts of their generosity speak for themselves. In the last fifty years, nothing has transformed the world around us more than the Open Source technology that underlies the World Wide Web. How we do just about [...]
Christian Social Justice Widgets: More resources to enhance the functionality of your urban ministry website, from the good people at UrbanMinistry.org. You can bet I’ll be using (at least) a few (of the 20 available).
They’re at it again. My friends at TechMission are once again innovating solutions for under-resourced urban ministries and … GIVING THEM AWAY FOR FREE! This from a recent TechMission announcement: TechMission’s UrbanMinistry.org is adding a new free Website called ChristianGrantsDirectory.org, which has information on hundreds of Christian foundations, nonprofit discounts and sources of in-kind donations. [...]
Tony Campolo Evening Plenary CCDA 2006 Ã¢â‚¬Å“I belong to a church that throws birthday parties for prostitutes at 3:30 in the morning.Ã¢â‚¬Â Courtesy: UrbanMinistry.org and CCDA I heard this sermon live and even captured the delivery as a photographer. Enjoy.
In lieu of the weekly MMMP3, visit UrbanMinistry.org’s new FREE Podcasts resource. Techmission has even uploaded all my MP3s into an official iTunes podcast. Subscribe today. TechMission UrbanMinistry.org and partners are now providing audio podcasts in the following areas: UrbanMinistry.org (all new audio), CCDA, AGRM, KingdomWorks, John Perkins, Brenda Salter McNeil, Wayne Gordon, Jeremy Del [...]
In light of the recent 2-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, listen as New Orleans survivor and CCDA pioneer Kevin Brown reflects on the tragedy. Hurricane Katrina – Tales of the Storm Kevin Brown, CCDA 2006 On August 29, 2005 a devastating hurricane wiped out most of a city: 80% of the housing stock gone, most [...]
UrbanMinistry.org is the fastest growing collection of urban ministry resources anywhere online. Even better, they’re all free. From audio and video of some of Christendom’s greatest teachers, thinkers, and practitioners to articles and blogs and Wikis and social networking and more, the Techmission team are at the cutting edge of building the go-to urban ministry [...]
Raising Up a New Generation of Urban Heroes Dr. Larry Acosta, CCDA 2005 The workshop offers strategies for how to develop and mobilize young leaders in our churches, ministries, and organizations. Courtesy www.UrbanMinistry.org.« Previous Entries