The New Conspirators: The Idealism of a Messy Three-Year-Old

2 01 2008

by Mark Van Steenwyk, Missio Dei

Missio Dei“A few years ago, my wife and I, along with a handful of friends, started a church on the West Bank of Minneapolis, a diverse neighborhood of immigrants, refugees, punks, artists, homeless people, students, activists and professionals all within about one square mile. We describe ourselves as a community that is “following Jesus’ way of peave, hospitality, simplicity, and prayer.” People wonder if we are a church. We are–but not a conventional church. i like to think that Missio Dei is to most churches what a tangerine is to an orange: smaller, but more intense.”

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