A Church Without Adventure is Dead

The loss of spiritual adventure produces a (somewhat distorted sense of what it means to be in the Way of Jesus–we become bored Christians acquiescing to the lame dictates of a mediocre life, sensing that we are missing out on something important but not willing...

Sparking Curiosity

An early adopter seeks out new ideas and makes them work. An adapter, on the other hand, puts up with what he has to, begrudgingly. One is offense, the other is defense. One requires the spark of curiosity, the other is associated with fear, or at least hassle....

Hillhurst Sunnyside Playground Build

We were thrilled to be a small part of the build of HSCA’s new Kaboom playground. People may not think this is a location with a lot of kids, but that’s further from the truth. HSCA is one of the most active community centers in the city and has a constant...

Missional Leaders Conversation

This Thursday at the House join missional leaders from across this city as we gather to share stories about what’s working and what’s not over a cup of coffee. Note, this is a leaders conversation, which means if you’re on the journey participating...

Fraternizing with Mommy Groups

Last month I had a coffee with someone who’s living incarnationally within her community. During this conversation I was exposed to the underworld of mommy groups. Without a child of my own, and being male, getting my first insight into the happenings of these...

How Do We Achieve Balance in Life?

Having trouble balancing the demands of life? Not enough time to do the things you believe are important? Getting stressed out cause you have to juggle too much stuff? Do you think there’s a trick to make things ‘work’? Balancing life is usually a...

Missional Conversation – Leaders Dialogue

At Calgary Church we’re big on collaboration. We don’t find it hard to combine forces with other communities or churches when we find common ground. One of the ways we like to build into other communities is to develop other leaders. We would like to...

The Month of May with Calgary Church

Here are the updated happenings with our community. Some events you will need to contact us about. May 3 – Converge Service – Easter Theme @ The House 6PM Potluck 6:45 service May 11 – Women’s Yoga Begins! – Contact for details May 18...

Where have all the innovators gone?

Where have all the innovators gone? The church, or rather church communities, are supposed to be social innovators. They are supposed to be dreamers reaching out beyond themselves and into the needs of the community and world around. Innovators provide answers to a...