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ATHSTA [SYDNEY]

[06.06]

Hi, welcome to our virtual coffee shop. Pull up a chair, take the load of your feet. Let's chat.

So who are you, where you from, what do you do in life?
My name is Athsta from Sydney Australia currently work at a rehab.

Can I get you a drink? Cappuccino, earl grey, dandelion and burdock, pale ale...?
Coke Zero thanks.

Would you like a doughnut or pastry to go with that?
No thanks.

So, if you had to describe the church/project/experiment/thingy you are currently involved with in one sentence, what would that sentence be?
Mega Church? Very limited!!!

Are you an instigator? / new recruit? / have absolutely no recollection of how you got involved?
No recollection.

What do you value most about being part of it?
The musicís ok.

What excites you most about it?
It will one day realise there is another way to reach and teach!!.

Has anyone ever turned up out of the blue not knowing what to expect? What did they say?
Everyone knows what to expect, thatís the problem!!!

Three words that describe your attitude to 'being church' in the big wide world:
Cause, Commitment, Journey.

Three words that DON'T:
Marketing, Dogma, Programmes.

You have this weird dream†- you meet Jesus face to face. Where does it happen, what does he say to you?
On my way to work, itís not about you!!!

What's the big secret you're itching to share with everyone?
I smell my ear wax.

What would your 'emerging church survival kit' contain?
The book, food, drink.

Anything else you'd like to share with us before you have to rush off?
Iím excited about the future shape of the Church!!!!

Thanks! Good to see you, have a good day!

 


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