BREATHING LIFE

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JUSTICE IS REDEMPTION – HOPE – Part 3

JUSTICE IS REDEMPTION – HOPE – Part 3 – dan o’deens Moving From Desecrated Space Into Sacred Space Christianity is not about sin management.  The Good News is not just good news about your afterlife. [...]

FACING THE ISSUE OF RACISM – SILENCE – Part 2

RACISM - #STOPDOINGWRONG  - “It’s A Sin Issue Not a Skin Issue” “Stop Doing Wrong, Learn to do right, seek justice, defend the oppressed.”   - Isaiah 1:16, 17 FACING THE ISSUE OF RACISM – SILENCE [...]

What The Corona Virus Is Teaching The Church

BIBLICAL COMMUNITY and MISSION What The Corona Virus Is Teaching The Church Dan O’Deens  /  May 25, 2020 “Not Giving Up Meeting Together” - HEBREWS 10:25 (In Context) v.19  ‘brothers and sisters, we have confidence [...]

COVID-19 Part of the Redemptive Story

There was no way the Israelites would have acknowledged in the moment that the plagues in Egypt were a part of the redemptive story. Beyond being a punishment to the Egyptians, the plagues were a [...]

PAIN BEFORE PEACE

PAIN BEFORE PEACE   In my soul there is pain, but God’s presence residing in my soul provides PEACE. In my soul there is weakness, but God’s presence residing in my soul provides POWER.   [...]

Breathe Partners is a strategic partner that our church counts on when we think globally and wish to have an impact around the globe.  Personally, Dan has been my “go-to mentor” for years.  Dan is wicked smart and has the ability to see through clutter and chaos to find a path to effectiveness.  Dan is a “truth-teller” and we can all use more of those!

E.Scott Feather D.Min., Lead Pastor of Gateway Church