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The Ten Things I’ve Learned about Formation While Watching My Son’s High School Football Team


Pt. 2: Formation (Development) takes time and is not easily measured in the short-run.   Joe Erhmann, former NFL player and volunteer Defensive Coordinator for Gilman High in Baltimore, Maryland, has spent his life helping boys become men. His story, beautifully … Continue reading

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You Are What You Love!


For many, discipleship is more about what you know than it is about what you love.  James K.A. Smith, in his excellent book, You Are What You Love, challenges the assumption that drives this cognition-as-belief model of discipleship. Smith suggests that … Continue reading

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