As it has been said, “If we always do what we’ve always done, we’ll always get what we’ve always gotten.” Building movements that transform America requires a different kind of activity than before.

I received this report today from Ben Jennings:

My OC colleague, Murray Moerman, recently attended the Lausanne III Conference in Capetown, South Africa along with 4,000 Christian leaders from 198 countries around the world.

Christian Associates is a church planting organization that is starting churches throughout Europe and beyond. Ten years ago they established a B.H.A.G. (Big Hairy Audacious Goal) of establishing 50 churches by 2010.

Phil Graf lives in Lisbon, Portugal with his wife and kids. They are actively involved in planting a church. But not only that – Phil is fueling a movement of church plants in Europe with Christian Associates.

What does it look like to live a Missional Life?

As of this morning, Facebook now has 500 Million users!

On Mission: Church Multiplication Associates |

Church Multiplication Associates (CMA) is a growing and emerging family of churches intent on being alive with Jesus, mutually encouraging and spontaneously reproductive. Here’s how they describe the resources that they provide on their website.

A sixteen-year-old boy is taken captive by raiders and sold into slavery. Desperate with loneliness, hunger and cold, he cries out for deliverance and God answers. He goes on to pioneer one of the greatest missionary movements the world has ever seen…