Posts by Joel Pulis

Seeking a Collective Impact

  Back in March, I received an email from a contact in Denver introducing me to Reggie McNeal.  Reggie From an Internal Focus to External Focus From Program Development to People Development From Church-Based to Kingdom-Based Leadership http://leadnet.org/ http://www.amazon.com/dp/0470243449/ref=rdr_ext_tmb Reggie enjoys helping people, leaders, and Christian organizations pursue more intentional lives. He currently serves as…

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What YOU can do to help victims of human trafficking

The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is upon me, for the Lord has anointed me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent me to comfort the brokenhearted and to proclaim that captives will be released and prisoners will be freed. He has sent me to tell those who mourn that the time…

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BODY’s Prayer & Declaration of Faith

Excerpts from Colossians 1:2-12, Ephesians 3:20-21 We are God’s holy people, brothers and sisters in Christ.  May God our Father give us His grace and peace. We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for each other.  We thank him because of our faith in Jesus and our love…

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Community Update | September 11, 2013

Summer 2013 was a blur! Collective Impact Project(s) Youth Missional Leadership blah, blah On the weekend of October 18-20, BODY Oak Cliff will be hosting our fall Faithwalking 101 retreat. Faithwalking is a discipleship model that equips participants in ongoing personal transformation and missional engagement. Supporting BODY’s mission to equip and mobilize God’s people in…

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The BIG Vision of Neighboring!

For the past two summers, I’ve had the joy of working with a local youth group and doing some leadership training and coaching.  At the beginning of our times together, I’ve sent the students out into their neighborhood with a simple question: “What kind of world would you like to live in?” How would you…

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A Call to Neighboring

How well do you neighbor?  You may never have considered the question, for we traditionally have thought of “neighbor” as a noun – just the person that lives next door.  But “neighboring?”  That entails actual and meaningful engagement with those living around you, the hard work of seeking the common good of all in your…

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