"Instead of asking, 'How do I build the church?' most mistakenly ask, 'How do I make what I am doing work?'"
J.D. Greear: 6 Plumblines for Community Engagement
"Let church growth be the real thing, not something hyped up. Solid growth, not inflated numbers."
"We must embrace the truth that the functions of a local church do not operate for free."
"In the same way God blesses people who give faithfully, God blesses churches that do the same."
"I do see the very real possibility that this negative trend will bottom out and begin to move upward."
“If you want people to live in a different way, you have to promise them change—the possibility of a different kind of church.”
Five reasons why engaging with church in person is necessary.
Brad Powell: “If our spiritual walk isn’t fresh and exciting, our ministry won’t be either.”