John C. O’Keefe
BSBA from UNLV
AAS from SNCC
scars from life.
arms, 2; legs 2; fingers. 10 (including the opposable
thumb); toes, 10.
head, none (the wonders of a mach3 and shaving cream); chin, just a bit; ears; none yet; nose; none yet
My nature is very easy going – I enjoy a good friends, good times and good laughs.
some stuff i like and
star trek (all except the original)
words that start with "x"
music (all except country - it's too depressing)
hiking and camping
small red things, with fuzz on them
sharp objects plunged into my eyes (actually, plunged into any part)
hairy creatures crawling on my back
anything named after a goldfish
anything that rhymes with "smoogle"
kentucky fried chicken
big blue things without fuzz
i were in the matrix
john is the pastor of student ministries at "the
wayk" the student conversation at harbor
community church in folsom california.
if you are around the area, look him up.
dream community of faith; one formed out of a deep passion and rebellion - a passion for christ and helping the lost, and a rebellion against the status quo
Excellence Honors God and Motivates People: I am committed to Christ and Outreach, and believe we need to “get off our butts, and into the streets” to share the Gospel with those seeking to find God in their lives. I firmly believe in excellence in ministry, worship and all things we do for God
statement: To be part of a community of faith looking to be a relevant and regional force in the community for Christ. Where, as its DNA, the community desires a vision, and plan, to help develop followers in their individual walk with Christ and seek to plant other churches over time
personal vision statement:
To bring the Gospel to this generation of not-yet-believers in a dynamic, relevant way; and be outside the box
key life scripture: "Summing up: Be agreeable, be sympatric, be loving, be compassionate, be humble. That goes for all of you, no exceptions. No retaliation. No sharp-tongued sarcasm. Instead, bless - that's your job, bless. You'll be a blessings and also get a blessing." (1 Peter 3:8-9, The Message)
following is a list of emerging church connective
communities I either founded or belong to:
one of the largest e-groups dealing with
postmodern theology, postmodern culture and the
blog – a daily devotional published on the internet.
a large international emerging ministry blog
of “seven the blog” and I write for ::seven
following is a list of articles published outside
reasons why your church sucks
see dead people”
in the loop:
Blessings out of Tragedy
in a p world
back the edge
art and the Zen of commitment
also write for ::seven::, Phuture and other ezines
and blogs all dealing with Postmodern Ministry and