"The churches of Asia greet you. Aquila and Priscilla greet you heartily in the Lord, with the church that is in their house." – 1 Cor 16:19

“The early concept of the church had no connection with a church building. The church was something else: a group of Christians drawn together by the Holy Spirit in a place where they worked together in a certain form...” – Francis Schaeffer, The Church at the End of the Twentieth Century

“Greet the brethren who are in Laodicea, and Nymphas and the church that is in his house.” – Col 4:15

“In many ways an early church gathering was like a spiritual potluck. Rather than a single person bringing a sermon and everyone else sitting silently, listening to a lecture, each person brought something to share.” – Richard Jacobson

On Christians Spreading Corona Conspiracies: Gullibility is not a Spiritual Gift

Christians, corona virus, social media, conspiracy theories and the Kingdom

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WHAT IS HOUSE CHURCH?

House churches have been gaining a lot of attention recently. While some might think that house church or simple church is just another phenomenon that will inevitably die, we believe that it is a restoration of the church to God's original intent.

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WHAT WE DO

We make disciples of Jesus Christ resulting in the multiplication of house or simple churches in neighborhoods or communities, in schools and in the workplace in the Philippines and beyond. This is our major thrust.

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TRANSFORMED COMMUNITIES

Traditionally “ministry success” is measured by the number of churches planted and the number of people attending those churches. However we believe that a real barometer of a ministry’s effectiveness is transformed individuals, families and communities.

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OFWs AND HOUSE CHURCHES

The Stargrass Coalition sees every Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) as a reproducing disciple in countries they work in. House or simple churches are the ideal expression of church in many of these countries.

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CULTURE-SENSITIVE

We are seeking to develop an environment for culture-sensitive expressions of God’s kingdom. Our goal in this regard is to become an authentic and organic Filipino house church through contextualization of the gospel.

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'Jeroboam Sacrificing to His Idol,' oil on canvas by Claes Corneliszoon Moeya, 1641

The Top 10 Idols of Christendom that Keep God’s Glory Away, Part 1

God wants to be both God and King. But as long as people are giving lip‐service to God, singing, praying, declaring and calling him “Lord, Lord,” while not doing what he says (Mt 7), he is not their king at all. What we have bound our hearts to, what dictates us, what we reflexively and unquestionably obey, what rules our lives, what has enslaved and mastered us, that is our true king and God.

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Mark in a houses church meeting he pioneered

Simple Church, Relax!

Welcome sa mundo ng simple house church. Ang focus ng house church ay small groups lamang. Marami na ang anim (6) na katao sa isang house church. Ibang-iba ito sa nakagawian natin na traditional church na nagtitipon sa Sunday.

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