Over the years I’ve had the privilege of being introduced to ministries that seek to recover the community life that the New Testament Church experienced. Here are some representative links:
- Touch Ministries – This is a powerful ministry that serves the cell church movement.
- House 2 House – This web site provides resources for people in the simple/organic church movement.
- Simply Church – More resources for people involved in the simple/organic church movement.
- Frank Viola – Frank is a leader in the house church movement and he writes prolifically about simple/organic church.
I also recommend the following books (a portion of the purchase price from the Amazon.com links below will support Life Church):
- So You Don’t Want To Go To Church Any More by Wayne Jacobsen (read it online at the official Jake Colsen web site)
- He Loves Me! Learning To Live In The Father’s Affection by Wayne Jacobsen
- The Untold Story Of The New Testament Church by Frank Viola
- Pagan Christianity by Frank Viola
- Reimagining Church: Pursuing the Dream of Organic Christianity by Frank Viola
- From Eternity to Here: Rediscovering the Ageless Purpose of God by Frank Viola
- Finding Organic Church: A Comprehensive Guide to Starting and Sustaining Authentic Christian Communities by Frank Viola
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Finally, my understanding of New Testament church life has also been significantly shaped by the following: