I thought I'd share this video that I came across 2-3 years ago. I think I first saw it at the Covenant MidWinter Conference. I've used it in several venues and maybe you've seen it before. It's 20 minutes long, so I'd advise you don't watch it unless you have the time, but I think that it has been an extremely helpful tool for me in reflecting on what kind of community I believe God calls us to be. In it I see grace, redemption, healing, hospitality, and more. It's what I have hoped our youth groups would be and it's what I hope our church can be as well. I won't say much more and will let you interact with it for yourself and I'd LOVE to hear what your thoughts are in the comments section.
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