We spent several months asking some of the leading thinkers and practitioners to answer 7 of the most frequently asked questions about missional communities. Also, make sure to use and follow the Twitter hashtag #7questions to keep up with the conversation!

Question #6: What do Missional Communities do?

1. Rob Wegner

If you look at what is happening in the church in the West, in terms of cultural proximity, best estimates say that we are within cultural proximity to 40 percent of the population. In other words…

2. Hugh Halter

That’s a really good question. Sometimes, people are trying to make it look more intense than it is. All it really means is that you have some friends that you live fairly close to, sharing spontaneous life together. In our environment, we try to coach three aspects of kingdom life….

3. Matt Carter

Missional communities will vary across contexts, but they must be rooted in gospel; identity first, then methods and theory. What we’ve found is that if Christians love the gospel, they’ll be willing to do incredible things for the sake of making Jesus known to those around them….