Borderlands Churches

What an exciting trip to New York! As an expression of work in community, First Lutheran from East Greenwich, RI, Grace Lutheran from Hartford, Conn. and Gloria Dei from Providence, RI. traveled to New York for a weekend to be in conversation with “borderlands churches.” We learned a lot what a church in the borderlands in the big city looks like. The idea of borderlands provides a helpful way of understanding where ministry should take more…