Growing Fruitful Communities

Growing Fruitful Communities

In our Embrace Richmond Mission Shift training, each of the six sessions lead up to the final paradigm shift, “From Missions Committee to Beloved Community.”  This vision of a beloved community is what drives our work of Christian community development.  I would...
The Messy Way of Community

The Messy Way of Community

“Volunteerism was never designed to be efficient, only satisfying. Systems were never designed to be satisfying, only efficient. If productivity and low-cost results are our main purpose, the community way will frustrate us.” McKnight and Block Saturday evening my...