EIKONTHECHURCH.COM
I AGREE WITH MUCH OF WHAT I SAY,   BUT NOT EVERYTHING. PETER ROLLINS.
OVERVIEW
OVERVIEW ≠ EVERYTHING
           ≠ THE FINAL WORD
           ≠ A SALES PITCH
           ≠ AN ASSUMPTION THAT
    ...
WHY | WHAT | WHO | WHERE | WHEN | HOW
QUESTIONS EVERY CHURCH PLANTER GETS
AREN’T THERE ENOUGH CHURCHES ALREADY?
HURCH | BETHESDA APOSTOLIC CHURCH | COVENANT COMMUNITY MINISTRIES | EVANGEL ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH | FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD...
HURCH | BETHESDA APOSTOLIC CHURCH | COVENANT COMMUNITY MINISTRIES | EVANGEL ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH | FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD...
QUESTIONS EVERY CHURCH PLANTER GETS
CAN’T YOU JUST JOIN WITH ANOTHER CHURCH & FIX THOSE?
EIKON = ALTERNATIVE
     ≠ BETTER
     ≠ SUPERIOR
     ≠ GREAT FOR EVERYONE
1. ANTIHOMOSEXUAL: 91%
2. JUDGEMENTAL: 87%
3. HYPOCRITICAL: 85%
4. OLD-FASHIONED: 78%
5. TOO INVOLVED IN POLITICS: 75%
6. ...
WE ARE NOT
    EIKON ≠ A CLUB
             ≠ PERFECT
             ≠ A WAREHOUSE FOR SAINTS
             ≠ BUSINESS
SO WHAT ARE WE??
MISSION STATEMENT
ENGAGING CULTURE WITH CHRIST IN THE CONTEXT OF THE CITY
NON-NEGOTIABLES. DEREK WEBB.
10
CORE VALUES
JESUS.
SCRIPTURE.
EIKON.
TRUTH.
CULTURE.
BEAUTY.
HUMILITY.
I’M NOT GOD & I’M OK WITH THAT.
            BUT I KNOW GOD IS.
COMMUNITY.
RESURRECTION.
JUSTICE.
HISTORY WILL HAVE TO RECORD THAT THE GREATEST TRAGEDY...WAS
     NOT THE STRIDENT CLAMOR OF THE BAD PEOPLE, BUT THE
APPALL...
SO WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO ACTUALLY DO??
CRAP WE’RE GONNA DO
          SUNDAY WORSHIP GATHERINGS
          SMALL GROUPS
          HOSTED CONVERSATIONS
          JU...
FLATTENED LEADERSHIP
OTHER LEADERS
          SOCIAL JUSTICE
          SMALL GROUPS
          CHILDREN/YOUTH
          TEACHERS
          WHAT E...
JERK ANSWER: NOWHERE & EVERYWHERE
MY PRIORITIES
            BUILD COMMUNITY
            CONNECT WITH CITY OF LITTLE ROCK
            MAKE JESUS KNOWN
      ...
OVERARCHING VALUE: CHURCH IS WHERE PEOPLE ARE. CHURCH IS PEOPLE.
THE ANSWER YOU DON’T WANT: I DON’T KNOW.
TWO STRATEGIES
           TIMELINE LAUNCH
           LANDMARK LAUNCH
TIMELINE LAUNCH   LANDMARK LAUNCH
TWO POSSIBILITIES
           MID/LATE OCTOBER-ISH
           LATE JANUARY/EARLY FEBRUARY
COMMUNITY IS A PROCESS. PARKER PALMER.
HOW WE DO THIS TOGETHER?
                     COMMIT
                     GIVE
                     CONNECT
              ...
90/10 PRINCIPLE
REAL TRANSFORMANCE OCCURS WHEN   TALKS CREATE TALKS. ROB BELL.
EIKONTHECHURCH.COM
Eikon Informational Meeting 7/19/09
Eikon Informational Meeting 7/19/09
Eikon Informational Meeting 7/19/09
Eikon Informational Meeting 7/19/09
Eikon Informational Meeting 7/19/09
Eikon Informational Meeting 7/19/09
Eikon Informational Meeting 7/19/09
Eikon Informational Meeting 7/19/09
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Eikon Informational Meeting 7/19/09

  1. 1. EIKONTHECHURCH.COM
  2. 2. I AGREE WITH MUCH OF WHAT I SAY, BUT NOT EVERYTHING. PETER ROLLINS.
  3. 3. OVERVIEW OVERVIEW ≠ EVERYTHING ≠ THE FINAL WORD ≠ A SALES PITCH ≠ AN ASSUMPTION THAT YOU’VE BOUGHT IN
  4. 4. WHY | WHAT | WHO | WHERE | WHEN | HOW
  5. 5. QUESTIONS EVERY CHURCH PLANTER GETS AREN’T THERE ENOUGH CHURCHES ALREADY?
  6. 6. HURCH | BETHESDA APOSTOLIC CHURCH | COVENANT COMMUNITY MINISTRIES | EVANGEL ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH | FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH | LITTLE RO ASSION CENTER | LITTLE ROCK WEST ASSEMBLY OF GOD | ARCHVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH | BINGHAM ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH | BROOKWOOD FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH | C IST CHURCH | CENTRAL BAPTIST CHURCH | CHENAL VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH | CHURCH BIBLE BAPTIST PARSONAGE | COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH | CROSS ROAD B URCH | CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH | DOUGLASSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH | EMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH | FAIRVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH STUDY | FAITH FREE WILL BA CH | FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH | FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH | FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH HIGHLAND | FIRST KEEP IT REAL FELLOWSHIP CHURCH | FRANKLIN MEMORIAL MB CH INES STREET BAPTIST CHURCH | GOSPEL TEMPLE BAPTIST CHURCH | GREATER GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH | GREATER SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH | GREEN MEMORIAL BAP RCH | HEBRON BAPTIST CHURCH | HIGHLANDS SOUTHERN BAPTIST CHURCH | HOLLY SPRINGS BAPTIST CHURCH | HOLY CROSS BAPTIST CHURCH | HOPE MISSIONARY B RCH | IMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH | IRONTON BAPTIST CHURCH | LABANAH BAPTIST CHURCH | LAKESHORE DRIVE BAPTIST CHURCH | LANCASTER ROAD BAPTIST CHU TY MISSION BAPTIST CHURCH | LIFE LINE BAPTIST CHURCH | LONGLEY BAPTIST CHURCH | MACEDONIA BAPTIST CHURCH | MACEDONIA BAPTIST CHURCH | MARKHAM PTIST CHURCH | MARTINDALE BAPTIST CHURCH | METROPOLITAN BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT HARMONY BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT O IST CHURCH | MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT SINAI MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT ZION BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW BEGINNING BAPTIST CHURCH VENANT BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW HAVEN BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW HEBRON BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW JERUSALEM BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW L IST CHURCH STUDY | NEW TESTAMENT BAPTIST CHURCH | OAK PARK BAPTIST CHURCH | OLIVET BAPTIST CHURCH | PARK PLACE BAPTIST CHURCH | PARKWAY PLACE B HURCH | PILGRIM REST BAPTIST CHURCH | PILGRIM REST BAPTIST CHURCH | PILGRIM REST BAPTIST CHURCH | PILGRIM VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH | PINE GROVE BAPT RCH | PLAINVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH | PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH | PRATT ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH STUDY | PROVIDENCE BAPTIST CHURCH | RICE MEMORIAL B RCH | RIVERJORDAN BAPTIST CHURCH | ROCK HILL BAPTIST CHURCH STUDY | ROCKY MOUNTAIN BAPTIST CHURCH | ROSE OF SHARON BAPTIST CHURCH | ROSEDALE BA CH | SAINT JOHN BAPTIST CHURCH | SAINT JOHN BAPTIST CHURCH | SAINT PAUL BAPTIST CHURCH | SAMARITAN HILL BAPTIST CHURCH | SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH | PTIST CHURCH | SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH | SOUTH HIGHLAND BAPTIST CHURCH | SAINT MARK BAPTIST CHURCH | SAINT PETER BAPTIST CHURCH | SUNSET LANE BAP 225 CHURCHES URCH | TABERNACLE BAPTIST CHURCH STUDY | TEMPLE BAPTIST STUDENT MINISTRIES | THIRD BAPTIST CHURCH | THOMAS MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH | TRINITY BAP HURCH | TYLER STREET BAPTIST CHURCH | VICTORY BAPTIST CHURCH | WEST HEIGHTS BAPTIST CHURCH | WEST ROCK BAPTIST CHURCH | WEST SIDE BAPTIST CHURC 2 CHURCHES/SQ. MILE WOOD BAPTIST CHURCH | WOODLAWN BAPTIST CHURCH | ZION WHEELE BAPTIST CHURCH | BIBLE CHURCH OF LITTLE ROCK | BIBLE DOCTRINE CHURCH | FELLOWSHIP URCH | SAINT BARTHOLOMEW CHURCH | SAINT EDWARDS CATHOLIC CHURCH | BASE LINE CHRISTIAN CHURCH | CHRISTIAN CHURCH DISCIPLES | CROSS STREET CHRIS CH | PARKVIEW CHRISTIAN CHURCH | SOUTHWEST CHRISTIAN CHURCH | CHRISTIAN SCIENCE CHURCH | CHRIST TEMPLE CHURCH OF CHRIST | CHURCH OF CHRIST | C HRIST | CHURCH OF CHRIST | CHURCH OF CHRIST EASTSIDE | CHURCH OF CHRIST OF SWEET HOME | CHURCH OF CHRIST OF BARROW ROAD | CHURCH OF CHRIST OF PRINGS | CHURCH OF CHRIST OF LEWIS STREET | FAIRVIEW ROAD CHURCH OF CHRIST | PLEASANT VALLEY CHURCH OF CHRIST | SANDSTONE DRIVE CHURCH OF CHRIS HWEST CHURCH OF CHRIST | WEST 65TH STREET CHURCH OF CHRIST | ACTS TWO & FOUR CHURCH OF GOD | CHURCH OF GOD | CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST HOLY | CHU STATE OFFICE | COMMUNITY CHURCH OF GOD, SEVENTH DAY | EVANGELIST TEMPLE CHURCH OF GOD | FIRST CHURCH OF GOD OF ANDERSON | GRAHAM'S TEMPLE CHUR | GREATER TRINITY CHURCH OF GOD | HOWARD STREET CHURCH OF GOD | LITTLE ROCK CHURCH OF GOD | NEW HOPE CHURCH OF GOD | NEW HOPE CHURCH OF GOD | HARON CHURCH OF GOD | ROSEDALE CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST | SOUTH TEMPLE CHURCH OF GOD | TRINITY PENTECOSTAL CHURCH OF GOD | WILLIAMS TEMPLE CHUR | CHARITY COMMUNITY CHURCH | COMMUNITY FELLOWSHIP CHURCH | GRACE COMMUNITY CHURCH | CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH | GOOD SHEPHERD EPISCOPAL CHU NT MARGARET'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH | SAINT MARK'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH | SAINT MICHAEL'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH | LIVING WAY FOURSQUARE CHURCH | CHRIST LUTHE HURCH | FAITH LUTHERAN CHURCH | FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH | GRACE LUTHERAN CHURCH | LORD OF LIFE LUTHERAN CHURCH | ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURC LLOCK TEMPLE CME CHURCH | DUNCAN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH | FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH | FIRST UNITED METHODUST CHURCH | GRACE UNITED METHO CH | MOUNT NEBO AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH | RESURRECTION FAITH METHODIST CHURCH | CALVARY CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE | CHURCH OF THE NAZ IRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE | AGAPE CHURCH | BREAD OF HEAVEN CHURCH | CHENAL VALLEY CHURCH | CHRIST CHURCH | CHURCH IN LITTLE ROCK | CHURCH LI RUTH | CHURCH OF LIVING GOD | CHURCH OF THE LIVING GOD | DOCTRINE OF JESUS CHRIST CHURCH | FAITH IN ACTION CHURCH | FELLOWSHIP CHURCH | FIRST GOS RCH & ACADEMY | FREEDOM FELLOWSHIP | FREEDOM WORSHIP CENTER | GRACE CONNECTION | GRACE GOSPEL CHURCH | GREATER CHARITY CHURCH OF FAITH | GR
  7. 7. HURCH | BETHESDA APOSTOLIC CHURCH | COVENANT COMMUNITY MINISTRIES | EVANGEL ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH | FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH | LITTLE RO ASSION CENTER | LITTLE ROCK WEST ASSEMBLY OF GOD | ARCHVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH | BINGHAM ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH | BROOKWOOD FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH | C IST CHURCH | CENTRAL BAPTIST CHURCH | CHENAL VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH | CHURCH BIBLE BAPTIST PARSONAGE | COMMUNITY BAPTIST CHURCH | CROSS ROAD B URCH | CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH | DOUGLASSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH | EMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH | FAIRVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH STUDY | FAITH FREE WILL BA CH | FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH | FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH | FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH HIGHLAND | FIRST KEEP IT REAL FELLOWSHIP CHURCH | FRANKLIN MEMORIAL MB CH INES STREET BAPTIST CHURCH | GOSPEL TEMPLE BAPTIST CHURCH | GREATER GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH | GREATER SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH | GREEN MEMORIAL BAP RCH | HEBRON BAPTIST CHURCH | HIGHLANDS SOUTHERN BAPTIST CHURCH | HOLLY SPRINGS BAPTIST CHURCH | HOLY CROSS BAPTIST CHURCH | HOPE MISSIONARY B RCH | IMMANUEL BAPTIST CHURCH | IRONTON BAPTIST CHURCH | LABANAH BAPTIST CHURCH | LAKESHORE DRIVE BAPTIST CHURCH | LANCASTER ROAD BAPTIST CHU TY MISSION BAPTIST CHURCH | LIFE LINE BAPTIST CHURCH | LONGLEY BAPTIST CHURCH | MACEDONIA BAPTIST CHURCH | MACEDONIA BAPTIST CHURCH | MARKHAM PTIST CHURCH | MARTINDALE BAPTIST CHURCH | METROPOLITAN BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT HARMONY BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT O IST CHURCH | MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT SINAI MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH | MOUNT ZION BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW BEGINNING BAPTIST CHURCH VENANT BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW HAVEN BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW HEBRON BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW JERUSALEM BAPTIST CHURCH | NEW L IST CHURCH STUDY | NEW TESTAMENT BAPTIST CHURCH | OAK PARK BAPTIST CHURCH | OLIVET BAPTIST CHURCH | PARK PLACE BAPTIST CHURCH | PARKWAY PLACE B HURCH | PILGRIM REST BAPTIST CHURCH | PILGRIM REST BAPTIST CHURCH | PILGRIM REST BAPTIST CHURCH | PILGRIM VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH | PINE GROVE BAPT RCH | PLAINVIEW BAPTIST CHURCH | PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH | PRATT ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH STUDY | PROVIDENCE BAPTIST CHURCH | RICE MEMORIAL B RCH | RIVERJORDAN BAPTIST CHURCH | ROCK HILL BAPTIST CHURCH STUDY | ROCKY MOUNTAIN BAPTIST CHURCH | ROSE OF SHARON BAPTIST CHURCH | ROSEDALE BA CH | SAINT JOHN BAPTIST CHURCH | SAINT JOHN BAPTIST CHURCH | SAINT PAUL BAPTIST CHURCH | SAMARITAN HILL BAPTIST CHURCH | SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH | PTIST CHURCH | SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH | SOUTH HIGHLAND BAPTIST CHURCH | SAINT MARK BAPTIST CHURCH | SAINT PETER BAPTIST CHURCH | SUNSET LANE BAP URCH | TABERNACLE BAPTIST CHURCH STUDY | TEMPLE BAPTIST STUDENT MINISTRIES | THIRD BAPTIST CHURCH | THOMAS MEMORIAL BAPTIST CHURCH | TRINITY BAP 225 CHURCHES HURCH | TYLER STREET BAPTIST CHURCH | VICTORY BAPTIST CHURCH | WEST HEIGHTS BAPTIST CHURCH | WEST ROCK BAPTIST CHURCH | WEST SIDE BAPTIST CHURC 2 CHURCHES/SQ. MILE WOOD BAPTIST CHURCH | WOODLAWN BAPTIST CHURCH | ZION WHEELE BAPTIST CHURCH | BIBLE CHURCH OF LITTLE ROCK | BIBLE DOCTRINE CHURCH | FELLOWSHIP URCH | SAINT BARTHOLOMEW CHURCH | SAINT EDWARDS CATHOLIC CHURCH | BASE LINE CHRISTIAN CHURCH | CHRISTIAN CHURCH DISCIPLES | CROSS STREET CHRIS CH | PARKVIEW CHRISTIAN CHURCH | SOUTHWEST CHRISTIAN CHURCH | CHRISTIAN SCIENCE CHURCH | CHRIST TEMPLE CHURCH OF CHRIST | CHURCH OF CHRIST | C HRIST | CHURCH OF CHRIST | CHURCH OF CHRIST EASTSIDE | CHURCH OF CHRIST OF SWEET HOME | CHURCH OF CHRIST OF BARROW ROAD | CHURCH OF CHRIST OF PRINGS | CHURCH OF CHRIST OF LEWIS STREET | FAIRVIEW ROAD CHURCH OF CHRIST | PLEASANT VALLEY CHURCH OF CHRIST | SANDSTONE DRIVE CHURCH OF CHRIS HWEST CHURCH OF CHRIST | WEST 65TH STREET CHURCH OF CHRIST | ACTS TWO & FOUR CHURCH OF GOD | CHURCH OF GOD | CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST HOLY | CHU STATE OFFICE | COMMUNITY CHURCH OF GOD, SEVENTH DAY | EVANGELIST TEMPLE CHURCH OF GOD | FIRST CHURCH OF GOD OF ANDERSON | GRAHAM'S TEMPLE CHUR | GREATER TRINITY CHURCH OF GOD | HOWARD STREET CHURCH OF GOD | LITTLE ROCK CHURCH OF GOD | NEW HOPE CHURCH OF GOD | NEW HOPE CHURCH OF GOD | HARON CHURCH OF GOD | ROSEDALE CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST | SOUTH TEMPLE CHURCH OF GOD | TRINITY PENTECOSTAL CHURCH OF GOD | WILLIAMS TEMPLE CHUR | CHARITY COMMUNITY CHURCH | COMMUNITY FELLOWSHIP CHURCH | GRACE COMMUNITY CHURCH | CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH | GOOD SHEPHERD EPISCOPAL CHU NT MARGARET'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH | SAINT MARK'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH | SAINT MICHAEL'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH | LIVING WAY FOURSQUARE CHURCH | CHRIST LUTHE HURCH | FAITH LUTHERAN CHURCH | FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH | GRACE LUTHERAN CHURCH | LORD OF LIFE LUTHERAN CHURCH | ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURC LLOCK TEMPLE CME CHURCH | DUNCAN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH | FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH | FIRST UNITED METHODUST CHURCH | GRACE UNITED METHO CH | MOUNT NEBO AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH | RESURRECTION FAITH METHODIST CHURCH | CALVARY CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE | CHURCH OF THE NAZ IRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE | AGAPE CHURCH | BREAD OF HEAVEN CHURCH | CHENAL VALLEY CHURCH | CHRIST CHURCH | CHURCH IN LITTLE ROCK | CHURCH LI RUTH | CHURCH OF LIVING GOD | CHURCH OF THE LIVING GOD | DOCTRINE OF JESUS CHRIST CHURCH | FAITH IN ACTION CHURCH | FELLOWSHIP CHURCH | FIRST GOS RCH & ACADEMY | FREEDOM FELLOWSHIP | FREEDOM WORSHIP CENTER | GRACE CONNECTION | GRACE GOSPEL CHURCH | GREATER CHARITY CHURCH OF FAITH | GR
  8. 8. QUESTIONS EVERY CHURCH PLANTER GETS CAN’T YOU JUST JOIN WITH ANOTHER CHURCH & FIX THOSE?
  9. 9. EIKON = ALTERNATIVE ≠ BETTER ≠ SUPERIOR ≠ GREAT FOR EVERYONE
  10. 10. 1. ANTIHOMOSEXUAL: 91% 2. JUDGEMENTAL: 87% 3. HYPOCRITICAL: 85% 4. OLD-FASHIONED: 78% 5. TOO INVOLVED IN POLITICS: 75% 6. OUT OF TOUCH WITH REALITY: 72% 7. INSENSITIVE TO OTHERS: 70%
  11. 11. WE ARE NOT EIKON ≠ A CLUB ≠ PERFECT ≠ A WAREHOUSE FOR SAINTS ≠ BUSINESS
  12. 12. SO WHAT ARE WE??
  13. 13. MISSION STATEMENT ENGAGING CULTURE WITH CHRIST IN THE CONTEXT OF THE CITY
  14. 14. NON-NEGOTIABLES. DEREK WEBB.
  15. 15. 10 CORE VALUES
  16. 16. JESUS.
  17. 17. SCRIPTURE.
  18. 18. EIKON.
  19. 19. TRUTH.
  20. 20. CULTURE.
  21. 21. BEAUTY.
  22. 22. HUMILITY.
  23. 23. I’M NOT GOD & I’M OK WITH THAT. BUT I KNOW GOD IS.
  24. 24. COMMUNITY.
  25. 25. RESURRECTION.
  26. 26. JUSTICE.
  27. 27. HISTORY WILL HAVE TO RECORD THAT THE GREATEST TRAGEDY...WAS NOT THE STRIDENT CLAMOR OF THE BAD PEOPLE, BUT THE APPALLING SILENCE OF THE GOOD PEOPLE. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
  28. 28. SO WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO ACTUALLY DO??
  29. 29. CRAP WE’RE GONNA DO SUNDAY WORSHIP GATHERINGS SMALL GROUPS HOSTED CONVERSATIONS JUSTICE CAUSES ART GALLERY/EVENTS MAGAZINE CONCERTS COFFEE HOUSE WHAT ELSE??
  30. 30. FLATTENED LEADERSHIP
  31. 31. OTHER LEADERS SOCIAL JUSTICE SMALL GROUPS CHILDREN/YOUTH TEACHERS WHAT ELSE??
  32. 32. JERK ANSWER: NOWHERE & EVERYWHERE
  33. 33. MY PRIORITIES BUILD COMMUNITY CONNECT WITH CITY OF LITTLE ROCK MAKE JESUS KNOWN BUILD BRIDGES W/ OUTCAST SEEK JUSTICE FIND WAYS TO CONNECT TO ARTS COMMUNITY FIND THE MEANING OF LIFE LOCATE THE HOLY GRAIL SAMPLE EVERY PIZZA IN LITTLE ROCK EXPERIENCE THE THRILL OF SKYDIVING LEARN ALL THE ROMANCE LANGUAGES DRIVE A LAMBORGHINI LEARN HOW TO SPELL LAMBORGHINI FIND A BUILDING
  34. 34. OVERARCHING VALUE: CHURCH IS WHERE PEOPLE ARE. CHURCH IS PEOPLE.
  35. 35. THE ANSWER YOU DON’T WANT: I DON’T KNOW.
  36. 36. TWO STRATEGIES TIMELINE LAUNCH LANDMARK LAUNCH
  37. 37. TIMELINE LAUNCH LANDMARK LAUNCH
  38. 38. TWO POSSIBILITIES MID/LATE OCTOBER-ISH LATE JANUARY/EARLY FEBRUARY
  39. 39. COMMUNITY IS A PROCESS. PARKER PALMER.
  40. 40. HOW WE DO THIS TOGETHER? COMMIT GIVE CONNECT TALK
  41. 41. 90/10 PRINCIPLE
  42. 42. REAL TRANSFORMANCE OCCURS WHEN TALKS CREATE TALKS. ROB BELL.
  43. 43. EIKONTHECHURCH.COM

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