Are our churches dying?

Discussion in 'Other Christian Denominations' started by El_Guero, Nov 10, 2006.

  1. El_Guero

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    I'm betting the damage - infighting, claiming God as a white, conservative American, and hatred disguised as righteousness, has already been done.
     
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    I think the real answer lies with each individual church. The real question might be, "Is my (or your) church dying?"

    The church I pastor is not a dying church. We're not growing as much as we could (nor as much as I wish we were), but there is evidence of spiritual and numerical growth. Still, we have a long way to go to be the church we're supposed to be.

    My question for Tragic_Pizza is this: can God no longer grow His church? Best I can figure out, God is still on the throne! God is still God! He can do whatever He wants to do!
     
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    We're starting another "new approach" at our church. Reminding folks that humbling ourselves in prayer, real prayer, some Wednesday evening, into the wee small hours, is when God shows up - that's the only "new approach" that we need.

    I remember a church praying around the clock for days on end. I remember the greatest revival in the history of that church, that spread out into the community.

    God has his program already in place. He has outlined it for us. It's a best seller. Millions upon millions of copies are available. :applause:
     

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