“Orchestras tune up before a concert, not afterwards, and so, whoever we are, we need first thing each day to find a time and space of quiet and solitude and allow God to quietly repair us, as well as to access our own capacity for self-healing.”

Shaun Lambert
A Book of Sparks (Watford: Instant Apostle, 2014), 90

The question: “Can something as ephemeral as the house church be a reliable means of carrying on God’s mission over time?”

“Maybe we need a different way to measure what is reliable, what is substantial. Perhaps instead of looking for some variation of impressive we should be looking for qualities like: transformative, reproducible and adaptable.”

From House to House

Dr. Kent Smith