As the capital city of the Catalonia Region in the Kingdom of Spain, Barcelona is a proud city with a rich history dating back to its time when it was founded as a Roman colony. With 5.3 million people in the metro area, Barcelona is the 6th most populous city in the European Union and is extremely influential in the areas of commerce, education, arts and entertainment. It is a worldly, global city and in many ways acts as a gateway city into the rest of Europe. [Read more…]
This begins our series called Meet the LEAD Team. A LEAD Team is a gathering of relationally and missionally committed leaders from a geographical region. Teams meet together regularly to build meaningful relationships, focus on spiritual growth, and work together to see mission accomplished through multiplying (planting) new churches. Learn more about LEAD Teams here.
Our Southern Europe LEAD Team
Members of the Southern Europe LEAD Team live in countries where traffic is frenetic, economies are struggling and governments are unstable but the weather and the local residents are warm. Local bureaucratic inefficiencies are compensated by beautiful landscapes, tantalizing cuisine and learning to enjoy traditions of the surrounding communities.
This week we’re focusing our prayer on our leadership. Today we’re praying for Timothy Faulkner. Tim is the Southern Europe LEAD Team captain.
Thank you for joining us in prayer. Today our prayer focus is Southern Europe. Our focus cities in that part of the world are: [Read more…]