The River Gathering April 23-25, 2012

April 23-25, 2012 my good friend Steve Knight and I are leading The River Gathering, a missional retreat focused on the evolution of church in our emerging context. Steve and I will explore missional church concepts and share the wisdom of our individual stories all the while immersed in the beauty of creation we find [Read More...]

OP 11 Keynote

As requested here is my keynote from the Outlaw Preachers Reunion. Hope you enjoy! [Read more...]

The 21 LGBTQ Challenge Podcast

Julie Kennedy, to friends and most of web Jules, is a recent graduate of Southeast Missouri State University with a Bachelor’s in General Studies, but will soon be pursuing a Master’s in Social Work. She currently works in Special Education. She is a spiritual wonderer and has been a part of the “emergent” conversation for [Read More...]

Whiskey Chat On The Creation Of The Eucatastrophe

Whiskey Chat On The Creation of The Eucastrophe from Phil Shepherd on Vimeo. [Read more...]

Whiskey Chat Tease

Whiskey Chat On The Creation of The Eucastrophe from Phil Shepherd on Vimeo. [Read more...]

Inhabit Conference Virtual Church Workshop

I was asked and honored to do a workshop for the Inhabit Conference on virtual church. Inhabit was a partnership with The Transform Missional Community Network (which I am apart of), Mars Hill Graduate School, and the Parish Collective in addition with a plethora of other wonderful sponsors. Inhabit had all start presenters such as [Read More...]

Sophia Series Session 9: Phyllis Tickle

Sophia is the Greek word for wisdom and within the story of Christianity, different traditions – such as the Eastern Orthodox Church – have adopted the feminine imagery of Sophia as an icon of wisdom. I have chosen Sophia as the name of this podcast series because of the people I’ve chosen to interview; I [Read More...]

Why I Am An Outlaw Preacher By Rebekah Berndt

Somebody asked me on Twitter today why I was part of Outlaw Preachers since we all seemed like a bunch of argumentative jerks. I wrote this partly in response to him, but really because I needed to say it to all of you, and to myself. I’ll post it on Facebook and Tumblr? Some of [Read More...]

Brite Divinity Lecture on Church Planting 11/5/10

Brite Divinity School of TCU invited me back to guest lecture in their evangelism class. This is part 1 of my lecture on church planting where I talk a lot co-planting The Eucastrophe. Part 2 will posted at a later date and time. Please know that some of the questions where hard to hear, but [Read More...]

God Complex Radio Interview

My good friend Carol Howard Merritt co-host of God Complex Radio interviewed Brian McLaren and I for GCR’s latest episode. Please check it out and let us know what you think. [Read more...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X