1. "Community" must never become more important to the church than reaching newcomers or those far from God.
2. Isn't it wonderful that God is blessing our church with new people when 85% of the congregations is the United States are either plateaued or in decline?
I just posted a pretty disturbing article on my blog regarding trends in church attendance. You can get there by following this link:
Do You Want Your Church To Grow?
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