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This page tells the ongoing story of NewThing.
Below you will find stories of life change in our network churches from all over the world. 

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Communities That Catalyze Movements

Friends on mission, accomplishing the Jesus Mission together. Life doesn’t get much better than this!

The Three Things You Can Do to Reproduce More by Patrick O'Connell

Why don’t more churches multiply (reproduce)? According to Ed Stetzer and Warren Bird in their book Viral Churches:

“The quick answers are: their leaders haven't thought about it, they don’t know how to do it, and it seems difficult. Ultimately it’s because they don’t understand the importance of doing so.” (41)

I like their answer, but here’s how I would have put it…

Collaboration Across Countries: Part One

Norway. Philippines. Australia. Cambodia. Taken as a collective, these countries aren’t typically thought of as similar. Humanity has a history of dividing the world into neat, easy categories based on geographic, ethnic, religious, linguistic, and philosophical lines.

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