Church leaders, have you wondered where to have your next meeting? Consider your local coffeehouse.

"Taking your laptop to a coffee shop, or scheduling a face-to-face meeting over coffee instead of just making a quick phone call might seem less efficient. But I wonder: If Jesus were on earth today, where he'd hang out—in a cubicle at church, or at a coffee shop?" So asks freelancer writer/marketer Keri Wyatt Kent in an article on, a website in the Christianity Today family of publications.

Kent wonders what it would look like if pastors and other Christian leaders went outside their office spaces to meet and work, all with the "prayerful intention of being like Jesus, who brought a healing touch to the marketplace. . ."

Good thoughts and questions for church leaders (and all of us) to ponder.

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Post by Dena Dyer. Image by Geneivieve Thul. Used by permission.


When we become Christians, we don't merely choose an eternity in heaven over hell. Rather, we are "born again"; like a newborn child, each of us enters into a new life that we fully inhabit, day-in and day-out. God desires that we pursue a relationship with him every day, in all aspects of life. When we try to live daily life for the sake of his glory, he deems it sacred.

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