Mark Scandrette at George Fox University
Mark Scandrette, author of Practicing they Way of Jesus (InterVarsity Press, 2011) and FREE (InterVarsity Press, 2013) recently spoke on simplicity and living into the mission and kingdom of God in front of students at George Fox University in Oregon.
Mark Scandrette, author of Practicing the Way of Jesus
Mark Scandrette contends that Jesus has in mind something more lively for us: not a classroom so much as a kingdom, where our formation takes place not only in our heads but in our hearts and our bodies, and in the company of one another, in a way that blesses the world we've been entrusted with.
In this video, Mark lays out, with the help of his community, what it takes to practice the way of Jesus.
Mark Scandrette, author of Practicing the way of Jesus, shares a story of community revival though common activism after tradegy strikes. Find more stories like this in his new book or at jesusdojo.com.
The Museum Inspires
Mark Scandrette, author of Practicing the Way of Jesus, explains that church is the museum of our faith, where appreciation is created and respect is paid to the master craftsman. Our lives then need to be inspired by the museum, and lived out as if in an art studio. Surrounded by clutter and mess, we must practice and get better at living the ways of Jesus.