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Ryan Sato

Journey Together around Spiritual Formation | Community

Tags: inward, journey, outward, practices, spiritual formation, together 

Oh the slow process of spiritual formation!

At First Baptist Church (FBC) in Edmonton, Alberta, we are trying to build a church on the inward-outward journey of spiritual formation. When I explain this journey, I try to keep it focused on three things: journeying together, journeying inward, journeying outward.

This is an excerpt from an essay in Renew 52: 50+ Ideas to Revitalize Your Congregation from Leaders under 50. Download the e-book for free.

About Ryan Sato

Rev. Dr. Ryan Sato is the senior minister at First Baptist Church Edmonton. A Canadian prairie-boy at heart, he ventured to California for graduate school and his first vocational ministry posting and then looped back to the prairies via Vancouver, B.C., where he picked up a little more education and church-land inspiration. He’s married to Sandy, has two younger boys and spends his time reading, driving his kids hither and yon, and dreaming of P90X.