Just walk across the room

Starting a three week series based around Hybels book, “just walk across the room”

If you are into emerging church thoughts, and are not really a fan of Hybels, I encourage you to read this book. It might be a real challenge and encouragement to you.

The whole idea of a “Matthew Party” which Bill spells out, sounds remarkably similar to the ‘best ideas’ I see coming out of the Emergent voice. Some might think it is ironic that it would come from the originator of the “Seeker Sensitive” movement.

4 thoughts on “Just walk across the room”

  1. So you assume because I’m in the “emerging church” I don’t like Hybels. I’m a big fan and have a great deal of respect for him.
    Maybe you should be a little more careful a about your generalisations.

  2. I have not made that immediate assumption about you or any other Ecer.

    “If you are into emerging church thoughts, AND are not really a fan of Hybels……”

    I have met plenty of EMC people and many of them dont like Hybels at all, I think it is a fair generalisation, but there are always exceptions.
    glad to hear your one of them 🙂

  3. crumbs, I dont want to be pedantic, but the point I was making was that Bill Hybels, Mr Seeker Sensitive Service, who stands as an anathema to many in the EC movement, (in my view) is making a lot of similar noises to those many in the EC are making.

    Therefore in my view, the AND is the right word,
    so there you go 🙂

    but I respect your view… and right to state it.

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