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Episode 410: Pursuing Love Over Fear in a Polarized Culture

In Episode 410 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd with Dan White Jr. discuss approaching mission in a polarized culture.

“What does it look like to pursue love over fear in a polarized culture?”

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • How to approach mission in a polarized culture
  • The importance of being honest about the people that you consider your enemies

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “Now that I’m detached, I am afraid they are going to do things I wouldn’t do and they are going to make decisions I wouldn’t make.” – @danwhitejr
  • “Fear can cast the presence of God out of our lives and out of our mission.” – @danwhitejr
  • “There is an undertow of disgust and hatred that ultimately creates this void between us and the mission field.” – @danwhitejr
  • “Jesus modeled that mission primarily happens in interpersonal proximity.” – @danwhitejr
  • “How do we start to model love toward enemies? Not in rhetoric, but in our neighborhood communal and missional practices.” – @danwhitejr
  • “It’s one thing to say I want to reach the lost, it’s another thing to sit down with them and have a real relationship with them.” – @toddadkins

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