September 9, 2016

Reading Scripture w/ a Missional Lense

One of the most important tools for adopting an increasingly missional posture in our communities is Scripture. Reading the Bible with a "missional hermeneutic" is so helpful for developing an imagination for how God might be at work in our own contexts.

I was recently asked what biblical passages I would select to focus us on a missional posture. In other words, what texts would I use for a group reflecting on how they might participate with what God was doing in their community/neighborhood. Here's what I came up with off the top of my head:
What passages have you found helpful in understanding how God's mission plays out in our lives, our communities?