Archive - February 8, 2016

Urban Ministry is a Gateway to the Globe

Urban Ministry is a Gateway to the Globe

urban ministry opportunities in chicago
As Chicago becomes globally-integrated, it is creating new ministry opportunities like never before.

Imagine a quiet May Sunday morning in a Chicago neighborhood. I am on my way to catch a Blue Line train for worship at our local church. Suddenly, from behind me arises the baritone backfire of hundreds of motorcycles cruising along the street. As the cyclists pass, I notice the red and white of the Polish flag everywhere, from the patches on riders’ jackets to the flags flying from the rear of the motorcycles. It is May 3 — Constitution Day — a public holiday in Poland that celebrates the Duchy of Warsaw from the 18th century and the fall…

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