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Thank God For Millennials

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– Tom Sine – I have read a number of articles in recent times that have been critical of the Millennial generation, comprised of Americans ages 18-33. This is the largest generation in American history of some 80 million people. The reason I find them so encouraging is that they are much more connected to(…)

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Slow News – Tom Interviewed

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This is the third of 3 videos recorded at the Mustard Seed House where Tom Sine interviewed John Pattison and Chris Smith about their new book Slow Church: Cultivating Community in the Patient Way of Jesus. In this video John questioned Tom about some of his insights. John Pattison and Chris Smith co-authored Slow Church:(…)

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Slow News, Part Two

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We had the joy of hosting Chris Smith and John Pattison at Mustard Seed House as they shared their journey into Slow Church: Cultivating Community in the Patient Way of Jesus. This is part two of Tom’s interview following the gathering. John Pattison and Chris Smith co-authored Slow Church: Cultivating Community in the Patient Way(…)

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Tom Interviews Tim Nafziger

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Tim is Interim Assistant Director of Christian Peacemaker Teams and, together with his wife, Charletta Erb, are program associates with Bartimaeus Cooperative Ministries in Oak View, California.

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Community Connections

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– Tom Sine & Jon Plummer – – Jon Plummer – I was scared but I couldn’t admit it Hatred planted out of fear Fight or flight no choice but to hit it The road, it calls on me my dear -The Avett Brothers, “Apart From Me” Ever since college it was Kelsey and my(…)

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News From The Innovative Edge

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This is the first in a series of weekly videos with Tom Sine and Jon Plummer exploring “news from the innovative edge”. Be sure to catch Jon’s blog after the video! Inside Out – Jon Plummer – Kelsey and I (Jon) have decided, in an attempt to add writing to our rhythm of life, to(…)

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Coming Home to the Advent Story – Fourth Podcast with Ryan Marsh

Coming Home to the Advent Story – Fourth Podcast with Ryan Marsh

Story by Mustard Seed House Music by Lacey Brown, In Mansions and Church of the Beloved Reflection by Tom Sine, Mustard Seed Associates Meditation by Christine Sine, Mustard Seed Associates from Light for the Journey Produced by Ryan Marsh, Church of the Beloved Join us here at the Mustard Seed House as we celebrate our annual Advent II Homecoming party. Listen to(…)

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What Is The Future You Want To Come Home To?

What Is The Future You Want To Come Home To?

– Tom Sine – During the season of Advent I suspect most of us can call up some of our very best memories of coming home to a place of festivity and welcome by those who love us. Unfortunately that is not true for everyone. I just came back from the bank on a beautiful(…)

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Are followers of Jesus expected to be changemakers?

Are followers of Jesus expected to be changemakers?

– Tom Sine – Recently when I attended the SOCAP Conference in San Francisco that has an unusual mission…”Accelerating the Good Economy!” I was one of some 1,900 participants. Most of the participants were social innovators or those that wanted to be plus social investors including representatives from the Bill and Melinda Gates and the(…)

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Are you ready for an urban future?

Are you ready for an urban future?

– Tom Sine – By 2030 nearly 5 billion of us will live in cities. In fact the future of the next generation who live on this planet are likely to be urban dwellers according to Charles Montgomery in “The Secret Of the World’s Happiest Cities.” In the Guardian November 1, 2013. After World War(…)

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