Bobby Gruenewald: “The church has the talent and resources to once again become influencers of culture and agents of change.”
“Our focus is on reaching the lost—not growing the church,” the founder says
"Mission and attraction are two positive forces which are like the inhaling and exhaling of a body. It takes both to breathe."
Ed Stetzer: The “rock star” problem is a sin issue, not a church-size issue.
"We interviewed 36 people who had stopped attending after six months, then 36 who had stopped attending after a year."
"Familiarity blindness is a malady that infects us all. We become so familiar with something that we no longer see it."