Church — Desert or Fertile Field? (Living Water Irrigation)

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When ordinary church members are trained and told to shut down the rivers of living water in their heart on Sunday mornings, and instead to sit and watch one man; the body of Christ looks more like a desert than a fertile field.


About Steve Simms

I like to look and think outside the box. In college I encountered Jesus Christ and I have been passionate about trying to get to know Him better ever since. My wife and I co-lead a non-traditional expression of the body of Christ in Nashville based on open participation and Spirit-led sharing. We long to see the power and passion of the first Christ-followers come to life in our time. I have written a book about our experiences called, "Beyond Church: An Invitation To Experience The Lost Word Of The Bible--Ekklesia" that is available in Kindle & paperback @
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1 Response to Church — Desert or Fertile Field? (Living Water Irrigation)

  1. whitebart says:

    When the majority of the church has been trained to sit with their hands on their laps and be quiet, it is not a wonder that one man feels he has to make up for the silence in the sanctuary.

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