I think creativity is the best marker of a Christian Life Hacker. Donald Miller‘s Storyline Conferencesare a great example of thinking
outside the box in ministry. Here is a timeline exercise that you can do from home.
I have come across many regimented and structured approaches to the Bible but many of these programs lose the concept of formation. Lectio Divina is designed for formation. Here is an introduction to this ancient practice.
Worship experiences outside of church events are usually fragmented and force the worshiper to piece together items. I find a song here, read a scripture there, and then access a sermon. A New Liturgy is a collection of 25 minute worship experiences that can be downloaded or sent via CD.
A Howard Payne student won an award for this short film, Stained Glass. Does it seem like the generational gaps are getting wider? Or is it just me?
Reading for the fun of it. Who knew? Alan Jacobs encourages Christians to read but it doesn’t always have to be serious.
Now reading: Read the Bible For Life by George Guthrie
Now listening: Hard Bargain – Emmylou Harris, Beyond the Sun – Chris Isaak, 11/22/63 – Stephen King
Now watching: Downton Abbey, An Idiot Abroad