5 Practical Ideas to Celebrate & Suffer – Josh Reeves Verge Network ARTICLES, BLOG, Featured, MISSIONAL, RESOURCES Much of what we do is not meant to add things to the schedule, but bring intentionality to the things we are already doing. As a part of the Soma family, we often speak of living out our gospel identity in everyday rhythms of life (know the story, listen, bless, celebrate & suffer, eat, rest & work). In fact, much of what we do is not meant to add things to the schedule, but bring intentionality to the things we are already doing. The following lists are a few practical examples of simple things you can begin doing to bring gospel intentionality to your schedule. Hopefully as you are reading through these examples it will spark ideas for your own life. 5 PRACTICAL IDEAS TO CELEBRATE AND SUFFER 1. Throw parties! Make a list of all the birthdays, anniversaries, and important dates of the people in your MC and neighborhood/workplace. Get those gifted in party planning to help you plan celebrations for those special days. 2. Meet needs Start a needs awareness network/Facebook group for your neighborhood so that people can communicate needs of people in the neighborhood and your MC family can respond as needs come up. Encourage your other neighbors to join and help. (continued…) Take the conversation further… We’d love to know your thoughts on this post. Meet us over at Twitter and Facebook to join the conversation right now!