While in grad school, I ran across the author Henri Nouwen, who articulated the tension—or paradox—of faith as well as anyone I have read. His answer, unlike most I have heard, does not whitewash the messiness of life or explain away the mystery of God. Rather, Nouwen wrote that an essential part of life is […]
Our story begins in 2006, when our founder, Jinu Thomas, was desperately seeking God’s face. He was wanting a change in his life and his ambitions. God gave Jinu a dream, which he scribbled on a piece of paper; it read “create a meeting place where belief and unbelief collides in a perfect collision.” (Read more from our founder here: www.iamacollyder.com)
Over the next seven years, God would refine, direct, teach, guide and lead Collyde to become an organization that inspires, equips and supports you to live out your calling. God brought together an amazing team of brothers and sisters to launch three entities within Collyde.
Collyde Summit is a gathering of passionate believers in the New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania area, who love Jesus and are convicted to become world changers.
Collyde One Day is intimate, conversational & practical gathering of believers & leaders who LOVE the local church. One Day will feature insights from trusted experts, Spirit-led worship, idea-inducing Q&A, hands-on breakout sessions and networking opportunities
Inner Circle is a peer group of 12 Senior Pastors that meets with three intentional goals: personal encouragement, missional revolution and leadership development.
If you are reading this story, we urge you: join us, support us and get involved. God has a specific purpose and calling for your life. He is authoring a story in you. As you live generously and love unconditionally, God will use you to change the world. Jump In. Let’s Collyde. We believe, when we “collyde,” we can make the world a better place.