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ADAM
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KEVIN
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GERALD
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NICK
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JEAN-PAUL
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CHRIS
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URSULA
 

SHALOM

  • SPIRIT-LED

  • FLOURISHING PEACE

  • GOSPEL MOVEMENT

  • A city that feels different the second you arrive…

  • Regular, joint, mass events that provide inspiration, unity, equipping for the city church at large…

  • the church being an irresistible influence in redeeming the city,

  • the Church of Columbus coming together under the banner of Jesus, by territorial, racial denominational modeling Oneness unity as one Church serving together toward a multi-generational move of God in the city of Columbus transforming all aspects of our city-- spiritual social transformation, sphere by sphere, neighborhood by neighborhood.  

  • the For Columbus movement being a 'light beacon' for us to celebrate share with other cities the grace of God as we model oneness

  • a return to the fear of the Lord conviction of the Holy Spirit

  • a move of the Holy Spirit

  • flourishing peace (economic, social, cultural etc.)

  • awakening

  • the gospel changing the culture of the city,

  • joy, peace, righteousness marking our city in a powerful way

  • Jesus being loved glorified in our city!

  • thousands of people experiencing personal conversion to Jesus,

SERVICE

  • CITY-WIDE UNITY

  • COMMUNICATION

  • COLLABORATION

  • Asingle church made of many parts working together (APEST & organizationally) with all of equal importance…

  • The three spheres of the church seamlessly integrated... 

  • structurally functionally collaborative congregations ministries,

  • a place for every leader to serve no matter the stage of life ministry,

  • unhindered opportunity shared equity among all believers,

  • a healthy cooperative network of authentic relationships

  •  pockets/networks of pastors gathering to connect, communicate as we advance the Gospel together as co-laborers.

  •  elevate group becoming more connected with each other, learning sharing best practices collaborating together to further reach the city. 

  • communication widespread connection across the marketplace, parachurch congregational sectors of the body of Christ in Columbus I see...

  • collaboration among churches, non-profits, businesses,

SUPPORT

  • FORTIFY, EQUIP

  • DISCIPLESHIP

  • GOSPEL-CENTERED

  • Publishing body for resources, statements, etc 
    a strong knowledge, resource, communications base for meeting ongoing challenges in the city,
    a greater theological understanding of the role of the Church, parachurch the marketplace community working together for a greater kingdom realization. 
    our brothers sisters within the marketplace community discovering their identity in Christ biblical calling therefore being missional at work in order to serve reach their peers for Christ. 
    a leadership incubator established to equip the next generation in the ongoing city gospel movement.
    MIF being a partner to equip the Church of Columbus to train equip every believer for the work of ministry
    Missional Institute... 3 major tacks: 1. Church Leadership, 2. Marketplace Leadership, 3. Justice Leadership & Pioneering
    discipleship,
    heathy biblical preaching (as opposed to self-help, prosperity, motivational),
    biblically intelligent answers being given to our current cultural age,

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