For almost six months there was a growing buzz about Monvee — The Future of Spiritual Formation that launched earlier this year. It was supposed to be the next big thing. I tried it. I logged in, created my profile and growth plan, but sadly haven’t been back since.
Today, I see that Willow Creek is launching what looks to be a Monvee competitor called Engage. If you ask me Engage already comes out way ahead because it does not look to be Flash-based and will come with an iPhone app.
Here is more from Willow Creek and a look at churches partnering with Engage:
Personally, I am not convinced that churches and believers need these tools. Christ has been building His church for 2,000 years through Word and Sacrament and the power of the Holy Spirit.
But, what do I know. Let’s hear from you friends. What do you think?