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Stations of the Cross 2003: An Analysis of a Liturgical Experience and its Relevance for Spiritual Formation Today.

date OCTOBER 10
date Mark Pierson (UK)

Download/view Mark's research: part 1 [62MB]part 2 [78MB] Sue Wallace, Ordained Anglican Priest to the Alt Worship & Emerging Church Community called 'Visions' in York, interviews Mark Pierson, Baptist Minister, and one of the Grandees of Alt Worship and the Emerging Church in New Zealand and Australia. Mark explored the use of 'Stations of the Cross' for spiritual formation in his Masters Thesis. He was previously pastor to Cityside Baptist Church (www.cityside.org.nz) and 'Parallel Universe' which he co-led with Mike Riddell. More recently he has been working with 'Urban Seed' (www.urbanseed.org, www.seeds.org,au) in Melbourne Australia. In late 2007 Mark returned…

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Seeking air

date OCTOBER 10
date Michael Treston (New Zealand)

Michael Treston brings his own apple to the cafe Hi, welcome to our virtual coffee shop. Pull up a chair, take the load of your feet. Let's chat. So who are you, where you from, what do you do in life?I'm Michael Treston - not sure where I am from some days - born and raised in Redcar England but spent the last 15 years of my life swanning around - Home today is Nelson New Zealand. But Just finished off 4 and half years ministry with the Baptist's in Christhcurch NZ At present I am the youth coordinator for the…

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The underbelly of cutting-edge church

date OCTOBER 10
date Sally Morgenthaler (USA)

Hi, welcome to our virtual coffee shop. Pull up a chair, take the load of your feet. Let's chat. So who are you, where you from, what do you do in life?Hi. I'm Sally Morgenthaler, newcomer to the café. Good to know this second-living room space exists at the click of a mouse! A bit about me. I am founder of Sacramentis.com, a site for re-imagining worship in emerging culture. I've written and collaborated on several books about emerging worship and ministry. I also write about emerging worship for PreachingPlus.com, Rev Magazine, and Worship Leader Magazine, and consult with churches…

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