Every church has it's flaws and things that could be better. Instead of leaving for greener pastures, dig in and invest in making things better.
The congregations’ differences, especially ethnicity, have been the catalyst for embracing diversity and connection.
Innovative small churches are giving Christians of all ages opportunities not only to be recipients of ministry but also to minister themselves.
Brad Powell: “Leading a church out of a rut demands belief that the church’s future begins now.”
Brad Powell: “To continue leading positively in the face of negativity, I have found that, like Jesus, I must learn to love people without needing them.”
Mark DeYmaz: “Can a church really hope to redeem a community if it does not reflect the community?”
"We interviewed 36 people who had stopped attending after six months, then 36 who had stopped attending after a year."
Tony Morgan: Ideas for becoming a church that your community knows and appreciates.
"No other organization on earth is like the church. Nothing even comes close."
Small Churches Can't Do Everything, But They Can Do Something ...