Monthly Archives: February 2011

On Mission in El Paso/Juarez

As one of the largest Bi-national metropolises in the world, El Paso/Juarez is a region of contrasts and contradictions. While El Paso is the safest city of its size in the United States, Juarez, a mere stone’s throw across the … Continue reading

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Healing Prayer and Kermes Service

“When I went forward and began to receive prayer, all of a sudden I began to cry. Why does that happen?” This was one of many conversations I had with my parishioners following our healing prayer service last Saturday. Another … Continue reading

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My Blog Post on Undocumented.TV

Friends, See my blog post (which was preceded by posts from Bill Hybels and Shane Claiborn!) this last week on http://www.undocumented.tv a social media campaign on the issue of immigration: http://undocumented.tv/2011/blog/immigration-as-a-mission-on-our-doorstep/ Make sure to check out the “New Dream” video … Continue reading

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February Ministry Update

This morning I met at the McDonalds in Glen Ellyn with Mario, Pedro, Carlos, and Miguel for our Tuesday morning men’s Bible study. Over orange juice and coffee we read together through the story of the feeding of the 5,000 … Continue reading

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Chiles Rellenos and Mission On Your Doorstep

Last night Iglesia’s youth along with the other two youth groups that I am helping to start at Santa Maria de Guadalupe and Sagrado Corazon in Chicago, had their first worship and pizza night. We had 12 person youth band/choir … Continue reading

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Apprenticeship

This last week I went with several of my leaders to the Anglican 1000 conference in Plano, Texas (http://anglican1000.org/). This conference was birthed out of Archbishop Duncan’s call just over a year ago to plant 1000 new Anglican churches in … Continue reading

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