Back when we released our new book Leading Missional Communities, we said that Missional Communities weren’t really an end in and of themselves, but rather a vehicle that helped us get to a vision we needed to get back to: being extended families on mission.
Just because you look at someone and find them to be attractive, doesn’t mean you are heading down the road to lust. There are all sorts of things in this world that are appealing to the eye. I used to work at an Aston Martin dealership. For those of you that don’t know Aston Martin’s are the cars James Bond has driven in pretty much every one of his 22 films. They are … spectacular. They also run about $260k. My eyes were attracted to those cars, but as time went on and I spent countless hours of my life day dreaming about winning the lotto to buy a fleet of them, my eyes lusted after those cars.