Posts with the tag “community”
The Ministry of Listening
by Ben Sansburn on March 17th, 2022
Throughout our series in 1 John, I've been returning to one of the most profound books on Christian community - Dietrich Bonhoeffer's Life Together. Bonhoeffer's insights into healthy community and our human tendencies that fracture community are incredibly helpful. Loving our brothers and sisters well isn't always easy, but it is worth it! I wanted to share a convicting and challenging passage from Bonhoeffer on how we press into one another through the 'ministry of listening.'
Stewarding Your Talents
by Ben Sansburn on January 20th, 2022
In my teenage years, I don’t think anything that brought on more anxiety than a basketball team tryout.
Bonhoeffer on Life Together in Community
by Ben Sansburn on March 27th, 2019
The past couple of weeks I've been rereading Dietrich Bonhoeffer's classic work on community: Life Together. The book is a treasure chest of riches, full of gems on the meaning and purpose of Christian community.