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Keep it Simple: A Simple Church Podcast is a weekly podcast that explores the joys and challenges of being in a simple church, (aka organic church, micro church, or house church). Tom and Gavin are two guys from different parts of Kentucky who want to promote a simpler form of being God’s church while encouraging the making of Disciples of Jesus, and the multiplication of Simple Churches all over the world. For more information, see http://asformeandmyhouseblog.com/ (Tom’s blog) or http://simplechurchalliance.faclex.com/ (Gavin’s webpage).

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Keep it Simple: A Simple Church Podcast is a weekly podcast that explores the joys and challenges of being in a simple church, (aka organic church, micro church, or house church). Tom and Gavin are two guys from different parts of Kentucky who want to promote a simpler form of being God’s church while encouraging the making of Disciples of Jesus, and the multiplication of Simple Churches all over the world. For more information, see http://asformeandmyhouseblog.com/ (Tom’s blog) or http://simplechurchalliance.faclex.com/ (Gavin’s webpage).

    139: The Asbury Revival: A House Church Perspective

    139: The Asbury Revival: A House Church Perspective

    Today, Gavin has a conversation with Kaleb Phillips from Wilmore, Kentucky. Wilmore and Asbury Seminary have been in the news lately because of a student led revival that occurred during most of the month of February of this year. Kaleb lives and works in Wilmore and hosts a house church there. In this interview, Kaleb […]

    138: Interview With Steve Simms

    138: Interview With Steve Simms

    Today, Gavin has a conversation with Steve Simms from Nashville, Tennessee. Steve has been practicing simple forms of church for more than 40 years and shares some of his insights and principles of the Christian life he has learned along the way. Steve is the author of “Beyond Church: An Invitation to Experience the Lost […]

    137: Your Marriage Is Ministry

    137: Your Marriage Is Ministry

    For those of you who are married, do you look at your life together as a ministry? Do you think about all the people you will influence during your lives? Today, Tom and Gavin talk about a little known, but very influential couple from the book of Acts named Priscilla and Aquila and the tremendous […]

    136: Interview with Felicity Dale

    136: Interview with Felicity Dale

    Gavin continues his “Simple Church Conversations” with an interview with Felicity Dale, one of the pioneers of the recent house church movement in America. Felicity, along with her husband Tony, have been very active in planting simple churches for more than 30 years. Felicity is the author of Simply Church, An Army of Ordinary People: […]

    135: How Important is Hospitality to Church Practice? to Christianity Itself?

    135: How Important is Hospitality to Church Practice? to Christianity Itself?

    Today, Tom and Gavin discuss hospitality and its impact on people. Hospitality – serving others – is not easy. It can be hard work and frankly, not many people know how to do it well. It seems to be a dying art in our modern culture. But if practiced consistently, hospitality can bring people closer […]

    134: Interview With Bart Scarborough from “Ancient Way Farm” Part 2

    134: Interview With Bart Scarborough from “Ancient Way Farm” Part 2

    Today, Gavin continues his “Simple Church Conversations” by interviewing a good friend, Bart Scarborough. Bart is currently operating a spiritual retreat center in Georgia called The Ancient Way Farm. Bart and Gavin discuss the current unhealthy trend of frenetic ministry and encourage a more focused but slower, deliberate way of healthy ministry through reflection and […]

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tony.w.moreno ,

Thank you!

Thank you Tom and Gavin in episode 116 for an interesting discussion and analyzing with the lens of Scripture roles of the body of Christ. I’m subscribing now to listen in on future discussions!

Spain13 ,

Great podcast

I have had this on my radar but really started listening today. Love the insights. Keep it coming.

Brandon - a practioner

Jimamaloo ,

Keep it simple podcast

This podcast is been very helpful for me to think through some talking points in my own simple church and how to be faithful to christ .

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