Pathak sought a solution to reestablish the church’s identity as a truly local neighbor, of and for its community. He asked himself, What would it look like for us to build what amounts to a network of churches so we could share some resources, yet still operate like local churches?
“But the shift in thinking was that it would become more of an outreach opportunity,” says Rev. Denise Tiedemann.
Riverview Church stays strong with a healthy culture of succession.
Transparent leadership creates a come-as-you-are environment at The Bridge.
Fuel Church works to connect addicts with help.
Creative reproducing church provides water as it plants new churches.
Bayside Church is focused on helping everyone connect relationally.
Virginia congregation attributes growth to relationship building.
Outreach-oriented Oklahoma City church is serious about spiritual growth and community.
Maryland church turns crises into opportunities.