Serving and ministering in our communities is shifting to be more outward-oriented. For many years we posted our Anglican Church sign, put out the welcome mat and waited for people to come. Today our faithful parishioners are finding ways to get into the neighbourhood, listen to community members and discovering the Spirit there. Here's a fresh perspective on Jesus' Parable of the Lost Sheep. ‘Out There’ not ‘In Here‘, is written by, Chris Houston, a change consultant, who serves on the Steering Committee of the Niagara School for Missional Leadership, Ontario.