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Alan Briggs

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Alan Briggs, his wife Julie & their four kids live in Colorado Springs. He pioneered the Ministry Apprentice Program to train leaders for a life of mission. He is the Director of Frontline Church Planting where he equips leaders for planting and the Multiplying Pastor at Vanguard Church where he trains disciples to make disciples. He is praying for a major movement of God in Colorado.

Parenting as Missionary Training

After glimpsing pain in my neighbor’s eyes my curiosity was stoked. That moment has led us to five years of immersion into the lives of those in closest proximity to us. We immersed ourselves in the rhythms and relationships of our neighborhood. We anticipated some great opportunities, but we didn’t anticipate training our kids to [...]

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The Velveteen Leader

Would I go back to my first day as a pastor? I was pondering this the other day. After much thought, I concluded, Absolutely not. I wouldn’t go back if I could. I have learned a lot. The scars have taught me to walk closer with Jesus. I’ve seen enough of my weaknesses to not be surprised by them anymore.

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