Jon Davis

God makes unusual and surprising choices because ultimately He is not concerned with a person’s ability but rather their availability, their willingness to say yes.

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Jon Davis

I watched with sadness and awe on Monday April 15th in Holy Week as Notre Dame Cathedral burned for hours.  I have never been there but I have sat in other magnificent cathedrals around the world beholding their beauty.  There is something about entering an ancient and massive structure that breathes deep reverence in my […]

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Jon Davis

Church can be nice and neat, decent and in order, even formal and rigid.  Missions on the other hand can be quite messy, nimble, shifting to a changing context.   How do we bring something as theologically and spiritually rich as the sacraments into a dynamic changing environment of a new type of mission?  There will […]

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Jon Davis

Ultimately Fresh Expressions is about cultivating thin places of encounter with God in the third places of our culture.

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Jon Davis

Talking about Jesus should be as natural as talking about anything we are passionate about.

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Jon Davis

How do we blend Fresh Expressions with Episcopal / Anglican traditional forms?

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Jon Davis

Today I was at a men’s bible study I attend every Tuesday morning. During the table discussion my friend Doug mentioned that life had ramped up with a new and demanding job and that they had adopted a child as well into their household. He admitted his quiet time with God had suffered and that […]

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Jon Davis

I was speaking recently to a church congregation and made this statement; Fresh Expressions is not a church growth strategy, rather it is a Kingdom growth strategy. I believe there is a significant difference between these two perspectives. Throughout scripture, from Genesis to Revelation we read the theme of God establishing His Kingdom on earth, […]

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Jon Davis

[Jesus] said to them, “Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest.” —Mark 6:31, NIV The pace of life is faster, more hectic, and more intense than ever before. For many of us, the demands on our time and the pressures we face are incredible. In recent years, we have […]

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