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Slow News – Tom Interviewed

June 16, 2014
Slow Church

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

June 14, 2014
Slow Church

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

May 31, 2014
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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

May 14, 2014
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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

April 15, 2014
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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

December 21, 2013
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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?

December 12, 2013
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– 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?

November 20, 2013

– 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?

November 5, 2013
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– 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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Working Together for the Common Good

October 7, 2013
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Is there a way to make a difference in these difficult days through the pursuit of the common good? – Tom Sine – Israeli David Shaul and his Palestinian neighbor Ziad Abed are committed to achieving the common good in a deeply conflicted country. They are neighbors, business partners and close friends. Ziad is a […]

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