Just after Easter of this year, our faith family began asking the question: “What does it mean to follow Jesus?” Understanding that how we answer this question will profoundly shape our life together, we believe to follow Jesus is to be a community who desires to:
In other words:
A follower of Jesus is someone who has responded to Jesus’ invitation to be continuously in His presence with the aim of inheriting His character and imitating His actions.
Over the next season, our church family endeavors to re-imagine our rhythms and our life together to better orient ourselves towards these goals. Our hope is to proclaim Jesus in our city until he cannot be ignored as we follow him in our everyday lives. The message below serves as a kind of road map for where we hope to go in the coming months (even years) as a faith family.*
We also had a conversation on our podcast, The Christ City Cast, discussing what it means to “follow Jesus.”