"People make up their mind whether or not they will return to a church long before the worship service."
"When we insist on being the generator of innovation, we go from being a great leader to an insecure one."
"If God were to send 100 new believers to your church this weekend, how would they discover their next steps?"
"God bless all pastors who have a heart for him and are not satisfied with 'good enough' or the status quo."
"Overcoming temptation is active, not passive. Defeating sin requires grace-driven effort."
"I didn’t know what was in store for me when I let go of the dream of being the pastor at that big, beautiful church."
"Together we can forge a hopeful path on which digital media is neither a savior nor an enemy, but a companion."
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"Pastors preach what they believe God tells them."
Bylaws are essential from a legal and organizational standpoint, but here are ways they can hinder or hurt a church's mission.