Enjoy the Journey with Arron Chambers

ETJ 35: A Conversation with Leader, Visionary, Author, Pastor, & Cross Country Fan, Dave Ferguson

February 08, 2021 Arron Chambers Season 1 Episode 35
Enjoy the Journey with Arron Chambers
ETJ 35: A Conversation with Leader, Visionary, Author, Pastor, & Cross Country Fan, Dave Ferguson
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Enjoy the Journey with Arron Chambers
ETJ 35: A Conversation with Leader, Visionary, Author, Pastor, & Cross Country Fan, Dave Ferguson
Feb 08, 2021 Season 1 Episode 35
Arron Chambers

This is a fun conversation with the extraordinary leader and visionary, Dave Ferguson.

Dave Ferguson is an award-winning author and lead pastor of Community
Christian Church in Chicago. He also provides visionary leadership for the
international church-planting movement NewThing and is the president of the Exponential Conference.

Dave and his brother, Jon, just released a book, B.L.E.S.S.--5 Everyday Ways to Love Your Neighbor and Change the World

As pastors of Community Christian Church in the Chicago-area, Jon and Dave have seen the opportunity for their congregation to invest in others around them as we become more isolated as a society. In B.L.E.S.S: 5 Everyday Ways to Love Your Neighbor and Change the World, Jon and Dave provide a step-by-step guide encouraging Christians to love others, share the good news of the Gospel, and change the world. It all starts with one easy saying: B.L.E.S.S.

Begin (with prayer) to discover your personal mission Listen to others
Eat with others and build the relationship
Serve others
Story. By establishing a relationship and investing in others, opportunities will arise toshare your story of God’s influence on your life.


Designed to be a practical resource for pastors, church leaders, and fellow Christians of all ages, B.L.E.S.S. inspires us all to be the light and salt of the world. Readers will discover:
• The impact prayer has on both believers and non-believers
• How to tangibly love others as Christ loved in the New Testament
• How God can use friendship to bring hope—and change our communities for good.

To order Dave and Jon's book: https://www.amazon.com/BLESS-Everyday-Neighbor-Change-World/dp/1684510880/ref=sr_1_2?crid=3MSG6ZWW17C0&dchild=1&keywords=bless+by+dave+ferguson&qid=1612454765&sprefix=bless+by+%2Caps%2C250&sr=8-2

More information on the Bless Book: https://www.bless-book.org

Dave's Website: https://daveferguson.org

The New Thing Network: http://www.newthing.org

Exponential Conference: https://exponential.org

If you'd like to see another resource on relationship evangelism, check out my book, Eats with Sinners: https://www.tyndalebooksellers.com/p/eats-with-sinners/9781631468322
 
If you'd prefer to watch this podcast, you can go here: https://youtu.be/11EZpCo7mP4

If you like this Podcast, please like it, subscribe, and share it with as many people as you can. 

If you’d like to contact me, you can reach me at [email protected] 

My website is www.arronchambers.com. 

If you’d like to check out the church where I serve or watch one of my messages, go to: www.journeychristian.org/media. 

My Instagram @arronchambers
Twitter @ArronChambers
My Official Facebook Page: @ArronChambersOfficial

Show Notes

This is a fun conversation with the extraordinary leader and visionary, Dave Ferguson.

Dave Ferguson is an award-winning author and lead pastor of Community
Christian Church in Chicago. He also provides visionary leadership for the
international church-planting movement NewThing and is the president of the Exponential Conference.

Dave and his brother, Jon, just released a book, B.L.E.S.S.--5 Everyday Ways to Love Your Neighbor and Change the World

As pastors of Community Christian Church in the Chicago-area, Jon and Dave have seen the opportunity for their congregation to invest in others around them as we become more isolated as a society. In B.L.E.S.S: 5 Everyday Ways to Love Your Neighbor and Change the World, Jon and Dave provide a step-by-step guide encouraging Christians to love others, share the good news of the Gospel, and change the world. It all starts with one easy saying: B.L.E.S.S.

Begin (with prayer) to discover your personal mission Listen to others
Eat with others and build the relationship
Serve others
Story. By establishing a relationship and investing in others, opportunities will arise toshare your story of God’s influence on your life.


Designed to be a practical resource for pastors, church leaders, and fellow Christians of all ages, B.L.E.S.S. inspires us all to be the light and salt of the world. Readers will discover:
• The impact prayer has on both believers and non-believers
• How to tangibly love others as Christ loved in the New Testament
• How God can use friendship to bring hope—and change our communities for good.

To order Dave and Jon's book: https://www.amazon.com/BLESS-Everyday-Neighbor-Change-World/dp/1684510880/ref=sr_1_2?crid=3MSG6ZWW17C0&dchild=1&keywords=bless+by+dave+ferguson&qid=1612454765&sprefix=bless+by+%2Caps%2C250&sr=8-2

More information on the Bless Book: https://www.bless-book.org

Dave's Website: https://daveferguson.org

The New Thing Network: http://www.newthing.org

Exponential Conference: https://exponential.org

If you'd like to see another resource on relationship evangelism, check out my book, Eats with Sinners: https://www.tyndalebooksellers.com/p/eats-with-sinners/9781631468322
 
If you'd prefer to watch this podcast, you can go here: https://youtu.be/11EZpCo7mP4

If you like this Podcast, please like it, subscribe, and share it with as many people as you can. 

If you’d like to contact me, you can reach me at [email protected] 

My website is www.arronchambers.com. 

If you’d like to check out the church where I serve or watch one of my messages, go to: www.journeychristian.org/media. 

My Instagram @arronchambers
Twitter @ArronChambers
My Official Facebook Page: @ArronChambersOfficial