Missional Communities: The Rise of the Post-Congregational Church
From Reggie McNeal, the bestselling author of The Present Future and Missional Renaissance, comes the third book in the series that helps to define and illuminate the popular missional movement. This newest book in the trilogy examines a natural outgrowth of the move toward a missional orientation: t...more
3-7 are case studies of amazing Christian community movements in Europe and America, showing passionate disciples thinking creatively about how to shape their life together to build discipleship and serve God's purposes effectively in the world. Great stuff.
The other chapters present a theological frame for this that suffers from shifting definitions and over ...more
This one, like his other two, is not prescriptive as much as descriptive. He is writing about realities that are already happening. In this case, he is referencing "the rise of the post-congregational church." This is in reference to new churches whose organizing principle i ...more
Thoroughly enjoyed reading and was challenged by this book.