Christian Environmentalism

While many have created a theology that says nature doesn’t matter, Genesis is very much about humanity being put in charge of taking care of the planet. In today’s podcast I express a few reasons why I think Christians often aren’t concerned with environmentalism and then try to show us some passages in a different…

A Look Inside 1208

Our church revamped itself and launched its new dinner church hybrid model on September 9th! Since then, they’ve made many new friends, served many meals, and taken people deeper into the gospel. A large volunteer base shows up every week to keep things running smoothly in all different areas. 1208 and many other churches in…

We Had an Awesome Dinner Church Launch!

We had a great Dinner Church launch tonight at 1208 Greenwood! We had about 88 in attendance, around 20 local guests and tons of ribs, potatoes, and bacon chocolate chip cookies! One lady said her 7 year old grandson said that it was a beautiful experience—“the dinner, this place, everything is beautiful.” We have a…

Dinner Church Launches This Sunday!

Our church has been training all summer for our new Dinner Church launch this Sunday! We made the intentional decision to move from church as we’ve always known it and do it a new way to serve and reach our community. If you live in the Jackson area and don’t already have a church, we…

Interviewing Shane Claiborne

Today I had a special interview with Christian activist and author, Shane Claiborne. Shane is well known for his ability to bring communities together and impact them with the love and peace of Jesus. I was excited to talk with him about all kinds of things related to our work at 1208GREENWOOD and our direction…