From Newfrontiers-USA To Confluence

Church planting, Confluence, Going to the nations, International, New Ground February 19, 2019

This time last year, Confluence was in the middle of a name change. Previously, our family of churches had been…

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Ruined in Nepal

Confluence, Going to the nations, International January 24, 2019

Tim Chambers (Lead Pastor of Christ’s Church, Joplin, MO) and I [Ian Ashby] recently visited Nepal, where Christianity has been…

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Destination Becomes Trinity Church

Confluence January 17, 2019

Chicago has recently entered into what is considered a “typical” winter here, with all the frigid temps, snow, and ice…

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Honored as Royalty, Accepted as Family

Confluence, Going to the nations January 10, 2019

In November, six interns from Radiant Church (Visalia) had the privilege of connecting and working with our church family in…

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A Community on Mission

Confluence, Ministry to the poor December 17, 2018

I think the Book of Acts is one of the most inspiring stories ever written. It begins with a group…

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Giving of our best

Church planting, Confluence, International, Relational MIssion December 6, 2018

At The Gathering last week it was announced that Radiant Church, Visalia, USA will be releasing Tom and Josie Shaw…

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Building Projects and Building Faith at Lifehouse Church

Church planting, Confluence November 26, 2018

After three years of leasing space, Lifehouse Church (Tennessee) felt led to step out in faith and buy a 3-acre…

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The Family of God

Confluence August 14, 2018

Paul was in a dilemma. While being proof of his apostolic ministry, the church in Corinth, which had resulted from…

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5 Reasons Bivocational Church Planting is a Good Idea

Church planting, Confluence August 8, 2018

Bi-Vocational Church Planting My wife and our four boys and I [Seth Hoffman] moved to Brooklyn a little more than…

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The Spirit of Adoption: Welcome to the Family!

Confluence, Training leaders July 31, 2018

Paul’s use of the phrase ‘Spirit of Adoption’ is not a novel revelation and goes hand-in-hand with the idea of…

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