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Power in Purpose– Talking About As Family We Go

It’s unbearably hot here in North Myrtle Beach, SC. No matter how much we turn down the temperature or turn up the AC, it still feels hot, like slowly glowing coals. The heat is one of the burning reasons we haven’t been able to sleep, the other is this idea stirring in our hearts.   “There is power in purpose,” our church-planter friend Dustin says as we congregate under the…

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Finding Treasure: Thoughts on the Robbery

We still don’t know who they are, the people who broke into our recording studio a few weeks ago. They were in such a rush, franticly grabbing whatever they could before bolting out the busted front door. We could see the chaos clearly: the snatching, the grabbing, the way they overlooked items we were sure they would have stolen. Because at the critical moment you have to grab onto something,…

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Community, Ministry, Life as an Introvert: an interview with Patrick

What was your earliest memory of playing in Rend Collective?  It was at the Black Box in Belfast in 2008. It was our first ever gig. I distinctly remember spending about two hours after the show looking for Chris’ car keys. He was totally freaking out. They turned out to be in my pocket. He was so mad.   How did you feel about going on tour initially? Describe your…

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